Document Detail


Heterotopic mesenteric ossification: report of a case and review of the literature.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  23045437     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Heterotopic mesenteric ossification (HMO) is a distinct intra-abdominal ossifying pseudotumour that typically occurs in men, almost always after surgery or abdominal trauma, and frequently presents with symptoms of intestinal obstruction. We herein describe a case of HMO occurring in a 42-year-old Iranian man with a history of abdominal blunt trauma. He underwent partial small intestinal and its mesentery resection. The postoperative course was uneventful. Now he is in good condition after 6 months.
Authors:
Fariba Binesh; Ali Akhavan; Hossein Navabii; Mussa Ostadi
Related Documents :
2643557 - The pathology of alkaptonuric ochronosis.
12117357 - Clinical and neuropathological characteristics of hippocampal sclerosis: a community-ba...
11299107 - Bacille calmette-guerin (bcg) associated epididymitis: a case report and review.
2738597 - Is the syndrome of pathological laughing and crying a manifestation of pseudobulbar palsy?
8876337 - The fate of training cases.
3987107 - Pitfalls in the diagnosis of tricuspid atresia: report of a new angiocardiographic sign.
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article     Date:  2012-10-06
Journal Detail:
Title:  BMJ case reports     Volume:  2012     ISSN:  1757-790X     ISO Abbreviation:  BMJ Case Rep     Publication Date:  2012  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-10-09     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101526291     Medline TA:  BMJ Case Rep     Country:  England    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  -     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Pathology, Yazd Shahid Sadoughi University, Yazd, Iran, Islamic Republic of Iran.
Export Citation:
APA/MLA Format     Download EndNote     Download BibTex
MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:

From MEDLINE®/PubMed®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine


Previous Document:  Pneumomediastinum in a trumpeter diagnosed by the presence of Hamman's crunch.
Next Document:  Watershed infarcts in a patient after carotid endarterectomy.