Transmesenteric Herniation through Congenital Mesenteric Defect leading to Bowel Gangrene

A 5-year-old male presented with severe abdominal pain and non-bilious vomiting for 2 days along with abdominal distension for the last 24 hours. The patient was seen by a general practitioner who prescribed antipyretic and analgesics following which his pain settled for 10–12 hours. However, mother noticed abdominal distension on the next day. He did not… CONTINUE READING