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Management of retained colorectal foreign bodies: predictors of operative intervention.

Authors
  • Lake, Jeffrey P
  • Essani, Rahila
  • Petrone, Patrizio
  • Kaiser, Andreas M
  • Asensio, Juan
  • Beart, Robert W Jr
Type
Published Article
Journal
Diseases of the colon and rectum
Publication Date
Oct 01, 2004
Volume
47
Issue
10
Pages
1694–1698
Identifiers
PMID: 15540301
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

This is the largest single institution series of retained colorectal foreign bodies. Although foreign objects located in the sigmoid colon can be retrieved at the bedside, these cases are more likely to require operative intervention.

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