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Unusual cause of right iliac fossa pain: sigmoid perforation due to ingested rabbit bone. Case report



Unusual cause of right iliac fossa pain: sigmoid perforation due to ingested rabbit bone. Case report



Il Giornale di Chirurgia 32(10): 421-423



Disorders of an organ not usually found in the right iliac fossa, such as the sigmoid colon, are an uncommon cause of right iliac fossa pain. We present a case of right iliac fossa pain caused by a sigmoid perforation due to involuntary ingestion of a rabbit bone, and describe the main features of this condition.

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