Small bowel volvulus secondary to mucinous cystadenoma of the appendix: a case report


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Sahin M., Ozlu B., ERDOĞAN K. E. , ÇOLAK T.

MEDICAL BULLETIN OF SISLI ETFAL HOSPITAL, vol.51, no.2, pp.152-155, 2017 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 51 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.5350/semb.20161124071606
  • Title of Journal : MEDICAL BULLETIN OF SISLI ETFAL HOSPITAL
  • Page Numbers: pp.152-155

Abstract

Objective: Appendiceal cystadenoma (AC) is a rare pathology diagnosed in 0.6% of all appendectomy operations. The purpose of the report was to present a rare case of ileal volvulus due to appendiceal cystadenoma, which was successfully treated with surgery.