Saratov JOURNAL of Medical and Scientific Research

A rare cause of small bowel obstruction (case report)

Year: 2017, volume 13 Issue: №4 Pages: 846-848
Heading: Surgery Article type: Case report
Authors: Khmara M.B., Kozlov V.V., Samarina D.V.
Organization: Saratov State Medical University

The article presents a rare case of obstructive ileus caused by a silicone cylinder that is installed within a stomach to treat obesity. Purpose: to show the possibility of developing intestinal obstruction by foreign body (silicone balloon) and to draw the attention of professionals involved in intragastric ballooning to the possibility of the development of this complication.

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