Source: British Journal of Hospital Medicine (17508460); Nov 2017; vol. 78 (no. 11); p. 654-654
Publication Date: Nov 2017
Publication Type(s): Academic Journal
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Abstract:The article describes the case of a 70-year-old woman who presented with severe abdominal pain and computed tomography of the abdomen and pelvis revealed a long, smooth distal sigmoid stricture with a proximal bowel dilatation and perforation probably caused by radiotherapy.