Congenital adhesion: a rare aetiology of colonic occlusion


I. Bouasker
M. Khalfallah
M Elouer
I Samaali
MA Hani
C Dziri



  1. Lin DS, Wang NL, Huang FY, Shih SL. Sigmoid adhesion caused by a congenital mesocolic band. J Gastroenterol 1999; 34:626-628.
  2. Aphinives P, Pukkem A, Bhudhisawasdi V. Descending colon obstruction caused by a parietocolic band: a case report. J Med Assoc Thai. 2002; 85: 1042-5.
  3. Smith GA, Perry JF, Yonehiro EG. Mechanical intestinal obstruction: a study of 1252 cases. Surgery Gynecol Obstet. 1955; 100: 651.