Ruptured metastatic ovarian carcinoma presenting as acute abdomen.


Acute abdomen is a challenge to first-line physicians because of frequently missed diagnoses and potential follow-on legal problems. Improving the management of these patients is of paramount importance, not only for saving lives, but also for reducing untoward problems associated with improper management. We present a case of a patient with acute abdomen… (More)


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@article{Linn2000RupturedMO, title={Ruptured metastatic ovarian carcinoma presenting as acute abdomen.}, author={James J. Linn and C C Yen and P H Wang and Ming Shyen Yen and K C Chao and C C Yuan and Hoi Ting Ng}, journal={Zhonghua yi xue za zhi = Chinese medical journal; Free China ed}, year={2000}, volume={63 3}, pages={247-50} }