Rectal endometriosis--rare case of intestinal obstruction. Case report.

@article{Rambuszek2013RectalEC,
  title={Rectal endometriosis--rare case of intestinal obstruction. Case report.},
  author={Paweł Rambuszek and Tomasz Miłek},
  journal={Polski przeglad chirurgiczny},
  year={2013},
  volume={85 4},
  pages={219-22}
}
The study presented a case of a 32-year old female patient admitted to the department of surgery with symptoms of abdominal pain and retention of gas and stool. The abdominal X-ray examination showed signs of intestinal obstruction. Abdominal CT suggested the possibility of a cancerous lesion located in the colon. The patient was qualified for surgical intervention. An anterior rectal resection was performed. The histopathological examination revealed the presence of colorectal endometriosis… CONTINUE READING