Successful management of adhesion related small bowel ischemia without intestinal resection: A case report and review of literature
Pantelis Vassiliu, Vasiliki Ntella, George Theodoroleas, Zisis Mantanis, Ioanna Pentara, Eleni Papoutsi, Aikaterini Mastoraki, Nikolaos Arkadopoulos, 4th Department of Surgery, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Attikon University Hospital, Athens 12462, Greece
Author contributions: Vassiliu P, Mastoraki A and Arkadopoulos N designed the report; Mastoraki A, Ntella V and Theodoroleas G collected the patient’s clinical data; Mantanis Z, Pentara I and Papoutsi E provided relevant figures; Mastoraki A, Vassiliu P and Arkadopoulos N analysed the data and wrote the paper.
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Corresponding author: Aikaterini Mastoraki, MD, PhD, Academic Research, 4th Department of Surgery, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Attikon University Hospital, Rimini street, 12462, Chaidari, Athens 12462, Greece. firstname.lastname@example.org
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Received: July 4, 2019
Peer-review started: July 16, 2019
First decision: August 2, 2019
Revised: August 16, 2019
Accepted: August 21, 2019
Article in press: August 21, 2019
Published online: September 10, 2019