A Cause of Acute Abdomen that Should not be Neglected: Left Paraduodenal Hernia

Left paraduodenal hernia (LPH) is a congenital condition which develops as a result of abnormal rotation of the midgut. Generally, small intestines are wedged into the hernial sac leading to symptoms of ileus. In neglected cases, necrosis may be present and these cases may progress to fatal outcomes...

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Main Authors: Mehmet Uluşahin, Etem Alhan, Mehmet Arif Usta
Format: Article
Published: Galenos Yayinevi 2018-09-01
Series:Haseki Tıp Bülteni
Online Access: http://www.hasekidergisi.com/archives/archive-detail/article-preview/a-cause-of-acute-abdomen-that-should-not-be-neglec/19643