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  • Impact Factor: 1.995**
  • H-Index: 8
  • ISSN: 2474-1647
  • DOI: 10.25107/2474-1647
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Major Scope

  •  Bariatric Surgery
  •  Gastroenterological Surgery
  •  Cardiovascular Surgery
  •  Surgical Oncology
  •  Emergency Surgery
  •  Transplant Surgery
  •  Pediatric Surgery
  •  Colon and Rectal Surgery


Citation: Clin Surg. 2018;3(1):1989.Case Report | Open Access

A Patient with Abdominal Pain Following Routine Colonoscopy

Lorenz Theilmann, Ulrich Voehringer and Ahmed Abdel Samie

Department of Gastroenterology, HELIOS Hospital, Germany

*Correspondance to: Ahmed Abdel Samie 

 PDF  Full Text DOI: 10.25107/2474-1647.1989


Herein we report a case of splenic rupture following routine colonoscopy. Splenic injury after colonoscopy is extremely rare; however internists/gastroenterologists should be aware of this possible potentially fatal complication and its delayed and unspecific onset.


Cite the article

Theilmann L, Voehringer U, Samie AA. A Patient with Abdominal Pain Following Routine Colonoscopy. Clin Surg. 2018; 3: 1989.

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