A rare cause of mechanic intestinal obstruction: Primary Internal Pericecal

  title={A rare cause of mechanic intestinal obstruction: Primary Internal Pericecal},
  author={Genel Cerrahi and Ayhan Erdemir and Selçuk Kihtir and Halil Bilgel and Florence Nightingale Hastanesi},
Internal hernias are defined as the herniation of intraabdominal visceral organs through peritoneal or mesenteric defects. The most commonly herniated organ is the small intestine. These hernias can be either persistent or intermittent. Because of the strangulation risk of the herniated organ, internal hernias can be dangerous and deadly. An eighty six years old male patient had complaints of abdominal pain, bloating and vomiting for the past two days. We aimed to discuss an internal pericecal… CONTINUE READING


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