Perforated Appendicitis in a Neonate Presenting with Intestinal Obstruction

Pierrot Sarkis

Abstract


We report a case of neonatal perforated appendicitis presenting with an early picture of intestinal obstruction secondary to entrapment of small bowel under inflamed appendix vermiformis.


Keywords


Neonate, Perforated appendicitis, Internal hernia, Intestinal obstruction

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.21699/jns.v2i2.55

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