A Case of Small Bowel Obstruction and Enterocutaneous Fistulation Resulting from a Mesenteric Haematoma following Blunt Abdominal Trauma.
Case Rep Surg 2017 26;2017:7639265. Epub 2017 Nov 26.
Department of General Surgery, Barnet and Chase Farm Hospitals, Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK.
A 23-year-old male with a history of previous abdominal surgery was involved in a road traffic accident. He was discharged after initial assessment but represented several days with small bowel obstruction secondary to a mesenteric haematoma. He underwent resection and recovered well but represented later on the day of discharge with a leaking surgical wound consistent with an enterocutaneous fistula. Read More