• Vol. 50 No. 4, 356–358
  • 15 April 2021

Congenital adhesion band causing recurrent subacute intestinal obstruction in a virgin abdomen

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Intestinal obstruction (IO) caused by malignancy and adhesion bands from previous surgery is common among adults. However, IO caused by congenital adhesion bands (CAB) in the elderly is rare. We report a case of a 63-year-old man who presented with acute-on-chronic intestinal obstruction due to CAB, which caused pseudointestinal malrotation.

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