SS  Vol.5 No.7 , July 2014
Recurrent Intestinal Obstruction Caused by Abdominal Cocoon

Abdominal cocoon is a rare disease of the peritoneum and the rare cause of intestinal obstruction. The etiology of this disease is largely unknown. It primarily affects young adolescent females. We report a case of abdominal cocoon in a 16-year-old girl patient who presented with recurrent episodes of subacute intestinal obstruction.

Cite this paper
Bansal, R. and Singh, D. (2014) Recurrent Intestinal Obstruction Caused by Abdominal Cocoon. Surgical Science, 5, 306-308. doi: 10.4236/ss.2014.57051.

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