Large bowel obstruction

Case contributed by Dr M Osama Yonso


Not passing stool or flatus.

Patient Data

Age: 60
Gender: Male

Distended gas-filled colon, air-fluid levels present centrally and periphery in the abdomen.


After repairing the hernia, no obstruction.

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Case information

rID: 16258
Published: 4th Jan 2012
Last edited: 10th Nov 2015
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