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Ann Surg Treat Res. 2017 Nov;93(5):281-283. English. Case Report. https://doi.org/10.4174/astr.2017.93.5.281
Kim CW , Min GE , Lee SH .
Department of Surgery, Kyung Hee University Hospital at Gangdong, Kyung Hee University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea. leeshdr@gmail.com
Department of Medicine, Graduate School, Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea.
Department of Urology, Kyung Hee University Hospital at Gangdong, Kyung Hee University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea.
Abstract

Small bowel obstruction (SBO) is a common complication after abdominal surgery, and can occur due to many reasons. However, cryptorchidism can cause SBO in patients with no history of abdominal surgery. We report the case of a 67-year-old man with SBO caused by adhesions between an undescended testis and the terminal ileum.

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