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Its presentation as a giant Meckel’s diverticulum (>5 cm) is rare and is Publisher: El divertículo de Meckel corresponde a la persistencia. Intussusception secondary to Meckel’s diverticulum in a 3-month-old girl. Case reportInvaginación intestinal secundaria a diverticulo de Meckel en niña de 3. Int. J. Morphol., 25(3), CASE REPORT. Meckel’s Diverticulum. A Case Report. Divertículo de Meckel. Reporte de Caso. Sampath Madhyastha.

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The highly acidic secretions of gastric tissue may cause ulcerations that often lead to early diagnosis because of symptoms of divertiiculo bleeding. Imperforate anus Rectovestibular fistula Persistent cloaca Rectal atresia. Mackey WC, Dineen P. However, for symptomatic DM, the incidence is somewhat higher in men than in women 1. He denied abdominal pain, episodes of diarrhea or use of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs. Usually, CT does not accurately show the presence of DM as a cause of obstruction; therefore, presence of DM as the cause of the obstruction is usually confirmed during surgery.

A year-old male presented a 4-day history divfrticulo gastrointestinal bleeding passage of bloody stool.

Divertículo de Meckel: Reporte de Caso

Sampath Madhyastha; Latha V. Loss 1Everson L. Complications of Meckel’s diverticula in adults. It is believed to be the enterectomy segment with end-to-end reconstruction the most appropriate conduct to ensure the complete removal of the diverticulum and ectopic mucosa at the base of the segment ileal Access to the abdominal cavity using routine laparoscopy provides essential information on the diagnosis and for the treatment.


Most DM cases are asymptomatic, and may be an incidental finding during imaging studies or surgery for other reason. Due to contamination of the wound and a psychomotor agitation framework presented by the patient, it was necessary new surgical approach on the fourth day due a partial dehiscence aponeurotic.

Large series for DM, both at autopsy and during surgical procedures, show no differences between the sexes 3. Your feedback has been submitted successfully. Meckel’s diverticulum; Peritonitis; Abdomen, acute source: In a recent review, the conditions most meckdl associated with symptomatic diverticulum were: In some cases, bleeding occurs without warning and may stop spontaneously.

The incidence of complications decreases with increasing age of the patients 6. The larger sample relate diverticula complications, meckkel that the preoperative identification of this anomaly is infrequent bowel.

Scintigraphy with Tc Surgery,http: The diagnosis must be considered in any patient with unexplained abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting or gastrointestinal bleeding 5.

[Giant Meckel’s diverticulum in an adult].

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The diagnosis of the Meckel’s diverticulum can be made by Technetium scan. The patient did well postoperatively, with no recurrent episodes of bleeding, and was discharged seven days after surgery.


Otoch 2Fernanda Kreve 1Francisco S. The interior showed circular mucous folds, which were similar to that of the proximal part of the ileum Meckle. A 39 years old man, was admitted to the emergency unit of diffuse abdominal pain of 3 days of evolution, associated with anorexia, nausea and vomiting.

Meckel’s diverticulum in the adult. Infobox medical condition new All articles with unsourced dierticulo Articles with unsourced statements from May Commons category link is on Wikidata.

An epidemiologic, population-based study. Anatomically MD is a true intestinal diverticulum containing all layers of the small intestine, resulting from the failure of the vitelline duct to obliterate in the first trimester of gestation, in the antimesenteric border of the ileum. The presence of an image with inflammatory changes around a cul-de-sac, and enteroliths occasionally being appreciated, supports the diagnosis Although hemodynamically stable, he kept bleeding intermittently and had to receive 3 more units of red cells.

Singapore Med J ; Discussion Meckel’s diverticulum is the most common congenital anomaly of the gastrointestinal tract. Complications and management of Meckel’s diverticulum: