Extensive colonic necrosis complicating acute pancreatitis.

@article{Kukora1985ExtensiveCN,
  title={Extensive colonic necrosis complicating acute pancreatitis.},
  author={John S. Kukora},
  journal={Surgery},
  year={1985},
  volume={97 3},
  pages={290-3}
}
Segmental ischemic gangrene of the colon is a rare complication of acute pancreatitis. Three patients with long-segment colonic necrosis complicating acute pancreatitis are reported. At operation all three patients had extensive retromesocolic necrolysis associated with colonic arterial thrombosis. Colonic resection and intestinal exteriorization with… CONTINUE READING