Spontaneous lateral abdominal wall hematoma complicating chronic obstructive pulmonary disease exacerbation

Fadi I Jabr, Nedaa Skeik
2011 Lebanese Medical Journal  
Lateral abdominal wall hematoma is a rare and potentially life-threatening condition. We report a case of a spontaneous lateral abdominal wall hematoma that developed in a patient with severe cough caused by chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) exacerbation. The hematoma resolved with conservative management.
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