Journal of Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons
Journal of Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons
                                                   Official journal of the Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons                           
Year : 2001  |  Volume : 6  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 89--90

Unusual presentation of idiopathic perforation of the colon in infancy


A Sinha, YK Sarin 
 Department of Pediatric Surgery, Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi 110002

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A Sinha
Department of Pediatric Surgery, Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi 110002

ABSTRACT: A 4 1/2 month old girl was presented with a lump in the right iliac fossa. CT Scan revealed a cystic lesion at the Rt. iliac fossa behind the cecum and ascending colon. On exploration of the abscess cavity a cecal perforation on the posterior wall of cecum was revealed. Excision of cecum and ileocolic anastomosis was done. Postoperative period was uneventful.


How to cite this article:
Sinha A, Sarin Y. Unusual presentation of idiopathic perforation of the colon in infancy.J Indian Assoc Pediatr Surg 2001;6:89-90


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Sinha A, Sarin Y. Unusual presentation of idiopathic perforation of the colon in infancy. J Indian Assoc Pediatr Surg [serial online] 2001 [cited 2023 Feb 4 ];6:89-90
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