Ogilvie's syndrome-related right colon perforation after cesarean section: a case series.


The objective of this article is to discuss and report three cases of right colon perforation secondary to postcesarean Ogilvie's syndrome (OS; colonic pseudo-obstruction) requiring right hemicolectomy. We retrospectively reviewed the case notes of three patients who underwent caesarean section and postoperatively developed OS. OS is an uncommon problem in… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.kjms.2010.11.006


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