Journey Of Gastric Phytobezoar Followed By Tomography

Deniz Cebi Olgun, Yasemin Kayadibi, Osman Simsek, Zekeriya Karaduman
2014 Turkish Journal of Trauma and Emergency Surgery  
Phytobezoars are a rare cause of intestinal obstruction. They are usually present in patients with predisposing factors such as previous gastric surgery, diabetes, and edentulousness. In this case report, an uncommon cause of intestinal obstruction due to the migration of gastric phytobezoar in a patient with no known predisposing factor is reported.
doi:10.5505/tjtes.2014.59422 pmid:25541854 fatcat:6rgr4x6ns5cwbif3khya5frcaa