TITLE

Abdominal pain after attempted endoscopic mucosal resection of a right-sided colonic lesion

AUTHOR(S)
Sarkar, S.; Tagore, V.; White, D.
PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
Gut;Jan2009, Vol. 58 Issue 1, p33
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a case of 61-year old male suffering from abdominal pain after attempted endoscopic mucosal resection of a right-sided colonic lesion. Prior to the abdominal pain, the patient underwent a routine colonoscopy and a 1.5 cm sessile polyp was found within the caecum. On examination, he was apyrexial but very tender with guarding in the right iliac fossa (RIF). An emergency righ hemicolectomy was performed approximately 72h postcolonoscopy.
ACCESSION #
35965703

 

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