The final diagnosis of ischemic colitis is difficult and the decision for reoperation is a matter of surgeons' experience despite of clinical and paraclinical findings. Only fast and adequate treatment can be successful. Any delay in diagnosis is fatal for the patients.
From MEDLINE®/PubMed®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
This record was last updated on 07/04/2016 and may not reflect the most current and accurate biomedical/scientific data available from NLM.
The corresponding record at NLM can be accessed at https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21634131