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Cirugía paraguaya

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SANDOVAL PEREZ, José Hernando  and  MUNOZ, Daniel. INTESTINAL OCCLUSION BY INTESTINAL DUPLICATION: DIAGNOSIS AND TREATMENT IN THE EMERGENCY. Rev. Cir. Parag. [online]. 2016, vol.40, n.2, pp.27-30. ISSN 2307-0420.

The intestinal duplication are congenital abnormalities; have been described throughout the digestive tract with a nonspecific clinical presentation. We report the clinical case of a patient of 83 years underwent surgery for an intestinal occlusion by intestinal duplication of the terminal ileum. We discuss the clinical presentation, image studies, surgical procedure and results of treatment. We review the current literature relevant to be a finding etiological diagnosis of intestinal occlusion rare.

Keywords : intestinal duplication; intestinal obstruction; acute surgical abdomen..

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