A case report on ascariasis and intestinal obstruction
Paediatrics and Child Health (East Africa); General Surgery (East Africa)
We herein report a case of a 5-year-old boy who presented with intestinal obstruction secondary to ascaris infestation. The report highlights the challenges faced in management of these cases in low-middle income countries with emphasis on exploring the full potential of clinical signs together with available investigations and clinical skills for optimal patient care.
East African Medical Journal
(2020). A case report on ascariasis and intestinal obstruction. East African Medical Journal, 96(4).
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