Solitary rectal diverticulum: A case report
Kemal Peker 1 * , İsmail Demiryılmaz, Mehmet Seyhan Kalkan, İsmayil Yılmaz
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1 Mengücek Gazi Eğitim ve Araştırma Hastanesi, Turkey* Corresponding Author

Abstract

Rectal diverticulas are very rare and most of patients with rectal diverticula are diagnosed incidentally. Inflammatory processes may have developed at the time of the diagnosis. Here we report a case of rectal diverticulum which was developed after stapled transanal rectal resection procedure. Abdominal magnetic resonance imaging revealed a giant diverticulum of the rectum. A fecaloma is removed from rectum endoscopically.

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Article Type: Case Report

J Clin Exp Invest, 2013, Volume 4, Issue 4, 506-508

https://doi.org/10.5799/ahinjs.01.2013.04.0334

Publication date: 14 Dec 2013

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