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A Case of Small Bowel Obstruction Due to a Paracecal Hernia

By Eun-Jung Jang, Seung Hyun Cho and Dae-Dong Kim


Internal hernias are rare causes of small bowel obstruction, and one such internal hernia is the paracecal hernia. We report a case of a small bowel obstruction related to a paracecal hernia in which a preoperative diagnosis was made on computed tomography. A laparotomy was performed for definitive diagnosis and treatment. The surgery achieved a good outcome

Topics: Case Report
Publisher: The Korean Society of Coloproctology
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