Intravesical herniation of small bowel after bladder perforation.

J. E. Oesterling, S. M. Goldman, F. C. Lowe

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Intravesical small bowel herniation is a rare complication of bladder perforation, with only 1 case reported previously. We describe 2 additional patients in whom the diagnosis of bladder perforation was delayed or made difficult because the herniated small bowel presented as a filling defect without significant extravasation of contrast medium on cystography. In both patients additional investigative procedures were necessary to establish the diagnosis preoperatively.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1236-1238
Number of pages3
JournalThe Journal of urology
Issue number5
StatePublished - Nov 1987
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Urology


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