An Unusual Cause of Abdominal Mass in Pregnancy: Dolichomegacolon

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Introduction: Dolichomegacolon is a clinical entity that may cause acute abdominal symptoms such as volvulus and ileus. In this case report, we present a pregnant woman with dolichomegacolon that mimics an abdominal mass. Case: A 30-year-old woman was admitted to our clinic in active labor. We realized an abdominal mass in the abdomen 10 cm. in diameter… (More)

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@inproceedings{Kurdolu2014AnUC, title={An Unusual Cause of Abdominal Mass in Pregnancy: Dolichomegacolon}, author={Zehra Kurdoğlu and Deniz Dirik and Mertihan Kurdoğlu and Umit Iliklerden}, year={2014} }