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Transmural Migration of Surgical Sponge Evacuated by Defecation: Mimicking an Intraperitoneal Gossypiboma

By Jae Woong Choi, Chang Hee Lee, Kyeong Ah Kim, Cheol Min Park and Jin Yong Kim


The spontaneous defecation of the surpical retained sponge is very rare. Here, we report a case of migrating surgical sponge that was retained in the colon and it was evacuated by defecation

Topics: Case Report
Publisher: The Korean Radiological Society
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