Small bowel obstruction due to mesodiverticular band of Meckel's diverticulum: A case report


Sumer A., Kemik Ö., ölmez A., Dulger A. C., hasırcı I., Iliklerden Ü. H., ...More

Case Reports in Medicine, vol.2010, 2010 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 2010
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Doi Number: 10.1155/2010/901456
  • Journal Name: Case Reports in Medicine
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), Scopus
  • Van Yüzüncü Yıl University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Meckel's diverticulum is the most common congenital anomaly of the small intestine. Common complications related to a Meckel's diverticulum include haemorrhage, intestinal obstruction, and inflammation. Small bowel obstruction due to mesodiverticular band of Meckel's diverticulum is a rare complication. Herein, we report the diagnosis and management of a small bowel obstruction occurring due to mesodiverticular band of a Meckel's diverticulum.