Uterine leiomyoma as a rare cause of acute abdomen and intestinal gangrene.

  • Hamid H Sheikh
  • Published 1998 in American journal of obstetrics and gynecology

Abstract

A rare case of mesenteric vein thrombosis and small intestinal gangrene caused by a pedunculated fundal uterine fibroid is presented. The causative mechanism and management are discussed.

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@article{Sheikh1998UterineLA, title={Uterine leiomyoma as a rare cause of acute abdomen and intestinal gangrene.}, author={Hamid H Sheikh}, journal={American journal of obstetrics and gynecology}, year={1998}, volume={179 3 Pt 1}, pages={830-1} }