The terminal ileum is the most involved tract in Crohn's disease. The obstruction in this location is the most frequent complication. Acute or chronic presentations can occur. Surgery finds a role in the management of chronic strictures and in acute clinical presentations with complications not improving with conservative therapy.

Cocorullo, G., Tutino, R., Falco, N., Salamone, G., Fontana, T., Licari, L., et al. (2017). Laparoscopic ileocecal resection in acute and chronic presentations of Crohn's disease. A single center experience. IL GIORNALE DI CHIRURGIA, 37(5), 220-223.

Laparoscopic ileocecal resection in acute and chronic presentations of Crohn's disease. A single center experience

COCORULLO, Gianfranco;TUTINO, Roberta;FALCO, Nicolo';SALAMONE, Giuseppe;FONTANA, Tommaso;LICARI, Leo;GULOTTA, Gaspare
2017

Abstract

The terminal ileum is the most involved tract in Crohn's disease. The obstruction in this location is the most frequent complication. Acute or chronic presentations can occur. Surgery finds a role in the management of chronic strictures and in acute clinical presentations with complications not improving with conservative therapy.
Cocorullo, G., Tutino, R., Falco, N., Salamone, G., Fontana, T., Licari, L., et al. (2017). Laparoscopic ileocecal resection in acute and chronic presentations of Crohn's disease. A single center experience. IL GIORNALE DI CHIRURGIA, 37(5), 220-223.
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