Meckel's diverticulum perforation by a wooden toothpick in a child: A case report

Perforation of Meckel's diverticulum (MD) by ingested foreign body (FB) is an extremely uncommon cause of acute abdomen in children. We report on a 13-year-old boy who presented with right iliac fossa pain associated with anorexia, tenderness, guarding and rebound tenderness. Abdominal ultrasou...

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Main Authors: Abdulhafidh Kadhi, Stanley Crankson, Saud Al Jadaan
Format: Article
Published: Elsevier 2020-01-01
Series:Journal of Pediatric Surgery Case Reports
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