Case Report
Volume 9 Issue 3 - 2022
Intestinal Obstruction due to Endometriosis: A Case Report
Fatin R Polat1*, Benek S1, Arslan AI2 and Baydar A1
1Division of General Surgery, Namık Kemal University Medical Faculty, Tekirdag, Turkey
2Division of Pathology, Namık Kemal University Medical Faculty, Tekirdag, Turkey
*Corresponding Author: Fatin R Polat, Associate Proffesor of Surgery, Division of General Surgery, Namık Kemal University Medical Faculty, Tekirdag, Turkey.
Received: January 31, 2022; Published: February 26, 2022




Abstract

Intestinal obstruction which is caused by endometriosis is rare condition. Generally it is associated with other diseases. İn this paper, a 33 year-old-women has been reported. She has suffered abdominal pain, nausea and flatuse negative lasting for the 5 days. In the physical examination there was tenderness on the her right upper and lower quadrant. The plain X-ray film and CT showed small bowel dilatation and air-liquid level. She was operated on as a patient with intestinal obstruction unknown etiology.

 

Keywords: Intestinal Obstruction; Endometriosis; Etiology

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Citation: Fatin R Polat., et al. “Intestinal Obstruction due to Endometriosis: A Case Report”. EC Gastroenterology and Digestive System 9.3 (2022): 35-39.

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