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n South African Journal of Surgery - The lithopedion - an unusual cause of an abdominal mass : case report

Volume 49, Issue 3
  • ISSN : 0038-2361
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Abstract

We report the rare case of a lithopedion in an asymptomatic 69-year-old woman. Diagnosis was confirmed by plain abdominal X-ray. In view of the patient's age and symptomatology, we opted for conservative management with regular abdominal examination and imaging.

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2011-08-01
2016-12-11

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