Jejunoileal diverticula as a rare cause of acute abdomen


The diverticula of the small bowel may be congenital or acquired. The congenital form is Meckel's diverticulum, which is a true diverticulum formed by the complete bowel wall and located on the antimesenteric border of the distal ileum. Acquired jejunoileal diverticula develop during an individual's lifetime. Small bowel motility disorders with increased… (More)


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