Small-bowel obstruction due to Bezoar following pancreas transplantation with portal-enteric drainage: a case report.

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BACKGROUND Despite recent improvements, surgical complications continue to occur frequently after pancreas transplantation, remaining the leading cause of early graft loss. Small-bowel obstruction, however, is exceedingly rare; it has not been associated with an enhanced risk of graft loss. METHODS Intestinal obstruction occurred 7 days after pancreas… (More)

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@article{Boggi2004SmallbowelOD, title={Small-bowel obstruction due to Bezoar following pancreas transplantation with portal-enteric drainage: a case report.}, author={Ugo Boggi and Fabio Vistoli and Laura Maria Morelli and Marco Del Chiaro and T Vanadia Bartolo and L. J. Coletti and Nicola Fossati and Gabriella Amorese and Raffaella Berchiolli and Fabrizio Mosca}, journal={Transplantation proceedings}, year={2004}, volume={36 3}, pages={575-6} }