Spontaneous Perforation of Colon : A Case Report and Review of Literature

@inproceedings{Makki2014SpontaneousPO,
  title={Spontaneous Perforation of Colon : A Case Report and Review of Literature},
  author={Ahmed Mohammed Makki and Soha Hejazi and Nisar Haider Zaidi and Adel Johari and Abdulmalik M. S. Altaf},
  year={2014}
}
Objective: To present a case of spontaneous perforation of colon. Introduction: Spontaneous perforation of colon (SPC) is defined as sudden perforation of apparently healthy colon in absence of diseases or injury. SPC is an uncommon clinical entity which is seldom reported in literature, less than 100 cases were reported. Case report: A 82-year-old gentleman presented to emergency room (ER) with acute abdominal pain, for few hours duration. Pain started paraumbilically with sudden onset and… CONTINUE READING
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