A 57-year-old male patient was referred to our emergency department complaining of irremediable abdominal pain associated with mild fever. Abdominal CT scan revealed the presence of a small bowel perforation caused by an ingested toothpick, in association with a subsequent inferior vena cava thrombosis.

Inferior vena cava septic thrombosis due to gut perforation after accidental toothpick ingestion / D. Poretti, L.C. Pescatori, G. Mauri, L.M. Sconfienza, G. Brambilla. - In: BJR CASE REPORTS. - ISSN 2055-7159. - 2:(2016 Jun 29). [10.1259/bjrcr.20150522]

Inferior vena cava septic thrombosis due to gut perforation after accidental toothpick ingestion

L.C. Pescatori
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G. Mauri;L.M. Sconfienza
Penultimo
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2016

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A 57-year-old male patient was referred to our emergency department complaining of irremediable abdominal pain associated with mild fever. Abdominal CT scan revealed the presence of a small bowel perforation caused by an ingested toothpick, in association with a subsequent inferior vena cava thrombosis.
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