Computed tomography features of small bowel obstruction due to mesodiverticular band

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Tutar O. , Velidedeoglu M., Yanik I., Kocak B., Bas A., Tutor B., ...Daha Fazla

JBR-BTR, cilt.97, sa.1, ss.25-27, 2014 (SCI Expanded İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 97 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2014
  • Doi Numarası: 10.5334/jbr-btr.741
  • Dergi Adı: JBR-BTR
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.25-27


Meckel's diverticulum is the most common congenital anomaly of the small intestine. Common complications related to a Meckel's diverticulum include hemorrhage, intestinal obstruction, and inflammation. Small bowel obstruction due to mesodiverticular band of Meckel's diverticulum is a rare complication. Herein, we report a case of small bowel obstruction occurring due to mesodiverticular band of a Meckel's diverticulum. The important aspect of our case is clear demonstration of the mesodiverticular band adjacent to the Meckel's diverticulum on pre-operative computed tomography (CT).