Author(s): Mordehai J, Kleiner O, Kirshtein B, Barki Y, Mares AJ
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Abstract Two rare cases of peritoneal encapsulation causing partial intestinal obstruction are described. Both were operated on, and one of them had a "cocoonlike" appearance. The characteristics and differences of peritoneal encapsulation and abdominal cocoon are discussed. Copyright 2001 by W.B. Saunders Company.
This article was published in J Pediatr Surg
and referenced in Journal of Clinical Case Reports