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BACKGROUND Postoperative mechanical intestinal obstruction results commonly from adhesions and less often from other pathologies. Establishing the cause of obstruction in the latter category is usually delayed as attention is often focused on the former. Delayed diagnosis and expedient surgical treatment may lead to bowel infarction. METHODOLOGY(More)
We report a rare case of blunt trauma in a non-augmented multiparous breast of a young Nigeria woman with exsanguinating haemorrhage who had no clotting disorder. She had no seatbelt on at the time of injury and the car was not fitted with air bag device. Prompt surgical intervention to control haemorrhage from the breast was essential in saving her life.(More)
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