[Active search for Meckel's diverticulum].

  • W Kapral
  • Published 1979 in
    Der Chirurg; Zeitschrift fur alle Gebiete der…


Examination for Meckel's diverticulum is generally performed in each case of laparotomy where the incision allows observation of the small bowel without danger of spreading the infection. In 65 cases, pathologic alterations were found in 14 (= 21,5%). Postoperative bowel obstruction due to resection of Meckel's diverticulum has been found twice (3%), one… (More)


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@article{Kapral1979ActiveSF, title={[Active search for Meckel's diverticulum].}, author={W Kapral}, journal={Der Chirurg; Zeitschrift fur alle Gebiete der operativen Medizen}, year={1979}, volume={50 4}, pages={239-43} }