GALLSTONE ILEUS: A RARE CAUSE OF INTESTINAL OBSTRUCTION
Keywords:Gall stone, intestinal obstruction
Gallstone ileus is an uncommon complication of cholelithiasis, with a high morbidity and mortality rate, usually related to the delayed diagnosis of intestinal obstruction. Diagnosing gallstone ileus needs a high index of suspicion. A case of a gallstone ileus is reported. The clinical presentation, radiological features, intra-operative findings, operative procedure and literature review are presented.
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Desai, H. K. ., Rathva, B. C., Chauhan, P. V. ., Patel, R. D., & Patel, R. R. (2013). GALLSTONE ILEUS: A RARE CAUSE OF INTESTINAL OBSTRUCTION. National Journal of Medical Research, 3(01), 90–92. Retrieved from https://njmr.in/index.php/file/article/view/587
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