Inflammatory fibroid polyp of the ileum presenting with small bowel obstruction in an adult patient: a case report

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INTRODUCTION Inflammatory fibroid polyps are rare benign tumors of the gastrointestinal tract with the gastric antrum being the most common site, followed by the ileum. Histogenesis is still unknown and controversial. Inflammatory fibroid polyps are one of the rare benign conditions leading to intestinal obstruction in adults. CASE PRESENTATION A 54-year… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/1752-1947-4-291

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