Intestinal occlusion from gross diverticulosis of the jejunum is described. This malformation is rarely reported in the literature. Aetiology, pathogenesis, symptoms and diagnosis are discussed in detail. The problem of treatment of the diverticulosis, intestinal occlusion and other complications is discussed.
|Translated title of the contribution||A rare cause of intestinal occlusion: Jejunal diverticulosis|
|Number of pages||6|
|Journal||Acta Chirurgica Italica|
|Publication status||Published - 1980|
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