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Thursday, November 29, 2012

case: perforated sigmoid diverticula - left hemicolectomy and coloraectal anastomosis

old aged male with DM , HTN,
C/o pain in lower left abdomen for 7 days
high grade fever, diarrhoea

found to have perforated sigmoid diverticula and localized abscess

SURGERY: left hemicolectomy and coloraectal anastomosis

patient was discharged on pod 7.