Trichobezoar with Large Bowel Obstruction in Children – Case Report

Abstract

A trichobezoar is a mass of cumulated hair within the gastrointestinal tract. Stomach is the common site of occurrence. Intestinal obstruction due to trichobezoar is extremely rare. In this report, we describe one case of an atypical localization of a trichobezoar in an 11year-old girl, who presented with large bowel obstruction. We performed an exploratory… (More)

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@inproceedings{Boia2009TrichobezoarWL, title={Trichobezoar with Large Bowel Obstruction in Children – Case Report}, author={ES Boia and Camelia Popescu and Maria Trailescu and Ana B. Pavel}, year={2009} }