The Clinical Syndrome of Subileus due to Appendicular Artery Thrombosis (In Child) (Case study)

Petraq Mustaqe

Abstract


This is the complicated case of an 18-month child entering the regional hospital of Vlore with signs of intestinal obstruction, initially with abdominal pains, vomits, distinct meteorism and last defecation with liquid content in cherry color. Considering the medical tests results (leukocytosis 22.000), the abdominal roentgenography with central hydroaeric levels, the continuous pain and the last rectal examination showing a liquid content in cherry color, after an extended consultation, the case was evaluated as an ileocecal invagination with signs of initial peritonism. However, the laparotomy showed gangrenous acute appendicitis (appendicitis acuta gangrenosa) with thrombosis of appendicular artery. The best solution for this case, following a full review of the abdomen, was that of a typical appendectomy. The histological examination confirmed the appendicular artery thrombosis. Enterococcal infection. Such complicated clinical cases have been considered even by other others.

Key words: subocclusion, arterial thrombosis, appendicitis, rectal examination, enterococcus.


Full Text:

PDF


DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.0001/(aj).v3i7.319

DOI (PDF): http://dx.doi.org/10.0001/(aj).v3i7.319.g1589

Copyright © 2012-2020 ANGLISTICUM. Journal of the Association-Institute for English Language and American Studies,Tetovo, Republic of North Macedonia.

All Rights Reserved.

The publication is licensed under a Creative Commons License (CC BY) https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/  View Legal Code                                                                                                                 

ISSN (print): 1857-8179. ISSN (online): 1857-8187.

Disclaimer: Articles on Anglisticum have been reviewed and authenticated by the Authors before sending for the publication.

The Journal, Editors and the editorial board are not entitled or liable to either justify or responsible for inaccurate and misleading data if any. It is the sole responsibility of the Author concerned.