Acute Intestinal Obstruction Following Laparoscopic Ventral Hernia Repair: An Unusual Complication in Immediate Post-operative Period

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Chavali K. V. R. S. Prasanna Krishna
Alok Mazumdar

Abstract

Laparoscopic ventral hernia repair is one of the most common procedures performed in surgical practice worldwide. Intestinal obstruction is an extremely rare complication that can occur peri-operatively and needs to be dealt with extra caution. This article describes a case report of intestinal obstruction in the immediate post-operative period of a ventral hernia repair, technical details of how to deal with this complication and along with a review of literature on the topic.

Keywords:
Laparoscopic ventral hernia, post-operative period, surgery, intestinal obstruction

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Krishna, C. K. V. R. S. P., & Mazumdar, A. (2021). Acute Intestinal Obstruction Following Laparoscopic Ventral Hernia Repair: An Unusual Complication in Immediate Post-operative Period. Asian Journal of Case Reports in Surgery, 6(2), 1-4. Retrieved from https://journalajcrs.com/index.php/AJCRS/article/view/30194
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