Intestinal duplication cyst presenting as volvulus: a rare case report

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Chanumolu Praveen
Prasan Kumar Hota
Ch.V. Pavan Kumar
K. Maruthi Babu

Keywords

Intestinal Duplication Cyst, Intestinal Obstruction, Volvolus

Abstract

Background: Intestinal duplication cyst is a rare congenital anomaly occurring anywhere along the alimentary tract, from mouth to anus. They can present with numerous complications like perforation, bleeding or intestinal obstruction. We report a rare case of intestinal duplication cyst of ileum with acute intestinal obstruction due to volvulus with review of literature.

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