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]
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2015
2015
Department of Neurology, University of British Columbia (UBC), Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Department of Medicine, UBC… (More)
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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… (More)
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2007
2006
2006
A 25-year-old male with lifelong constipation presented to the emergency department with an acute abdomen. Initial resuscitation… (More)
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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… (More)
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1996
1996
Stercoral ulcers result from severe, prolonged constipation. Stercoral ulcer perforation is a rare event resulting in severe… (More)
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1992
1992
Spontaneous perforation of colon is a rare disease and physiopathologic basis are actually unknown. Surgical treatment is… (More)
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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… (More)
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