Giant abdominal mesenteric cyst
Ali Er 1 * , Nihat Kaymakcıoğlu 2, Celal Çerci 2
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1 Gülkent Hospital, Department of Radiology, Isparta, Turkey
2 Medical School of Süleyman Demirel University, Department of General Surgery, Isparta, Turkey
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Mesentric cysts are rare intra-abdominal diseases. They may occur with highly various symptoms and in general, they are found in routine abdominal examinations. Divergent radiological imaging modalities are used in diagnosis and preferred treatment is the complete removal of the cysts. Here, we present a case with giant intra-abdominal mesenteric cyst which was completely removed.


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Article Type: Case Report

EUR J GEN MED, 2009 - Volume 6 Issue 3, pp. 189-193

Publication date: 15 Jul 2009

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