International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)

International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)
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Case Studies | Surgery | India | Volume 11 Issue 5, May 2022


Multiple Jejunal Diverticulosis with Perforation - A Rare Case

Harshit Kamal [2] | Amudhan A [2] | Selvaraj T [2] | Jeswanth Satyanesan [2]


Abstract: Jejunal diverticula is a rare condition. Usually, it is clinically silent and becomes symptomatic only when complications develop. Perforation of a jejunal diverticulum secondary to enterolith formation leading to generalized or localized peritonitis is extremely rare. Herein, we present a case ofperforated jejunal diverticulae due to enterolith in an 80-year-old female patient managed by small bowel resection and primary anastomosis.


Keywords: Jejunal Diverticulosis, Enterolith, Perforation


Edition: Volume 11 Issue 5, May 2022,


Pages: 763 - 767


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