An unusual foreign body in the bowel lumen causing obstruction in a neonate


Tander B. , Baskin D., Mutlu G., Sever N., Bulut M.

JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC SURGERY, cilt.34, ss.1289-1290, 1999 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)

  • Cilt numarası: 34 Konu: 8
  • Basım Tarihi: 1999
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/s0022-3468(99)90173-2
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC SURGERY
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.1289-1290

Özet

Most of the foreign bodies swallowed by children pass the entire gastrointestinal tract without any complication. Neonatal intestinal foreign bodies are extremely rare. A newborn with a small bowel obstruction caused by a fresh grape is reported. Copyright (C) 1999 by W.B. Saunders Company.