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Stercoral ulcer

Known as: Recto-sigmoid colon stercoral ulcer 
An ulcer of the colon due to pressure and irritation from retained fecal masses. [ORCID:0000-0001-5208-3432, pmid:7065551]
National Institutes of Health

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2015
2015
This 68-year-old Caucasian male presented with fever of 39.8°C, rigours, hypotension, urinary retention and 2 weeks of abdominal… Expand
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2014
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2014
Fecal impaction (FI) is a common and potentially serious medical condition that occurs in all age groups. Children, incapacitated… Expand
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2011
2011
history of constipation reported passage of bloody stool for 7 days. His constipation had also worsened, requiring frequent enema… Expand
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2006
2006
A 25-year-old male with lifelong constipation presented to the emergency department with an acute abdomen. Initial resuscitation… Expand
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2000
2000
We report a case of ruptured stercoral ulceration due to chronic constipation which is caused by rectal carcinoma. This case… Expand
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1996
1996
Stercoral ulcers result from severe, prolonged constipation. Stercoral ulcer perforation is a rare event resulting in severe… Expand
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1992
1992
Spontaneous perforation of colon is a rare disease and physiopathologic basis are actually unknown. Surgical treatment is… Expand
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1990
1990
Analysis of 14 cases of stercoral ulcer showed that they tended to occur in patients over 70 years of age and associated diseases… Expand
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1986
1986
Stercoral ulcerと考えられる4症例を経験したので文献的考察を加え報告した.症例は男性3例,女性1例で,年齢は56~82歳(平均70.2… Expand
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