Laparoscopic assisted foreign body extraction from the small
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Foreign body ingestion is a commonly seen accident in emergencies, only 1% of them will finally need surgery. Historically, exploratory laparotomy has been the mainstay of treatment for patients requiring surgery.

Case presentation:
A 30-year-old male Inmate, ingested 40 days prior to his visit a bottom part of plastic bottle.Physical examination found an afebrile patient with a whole abdominal tenderness but no signs of peritonitis. The Abdominal Computed Tomography found a small bowel obstruction caused by a foreign body. No Radiological sign of perforation or peritonitis was found. First therapeutic strategy was to wait and see, for 24 h with no sign of improvement and the patient was taken to surgery. Laparoscopic approach was opted.The patient had bowel and gas movement the day after surgery. In the third day, the patient had developed a parietal abscess Treated medically. In the 10th day, after surgery, the patient was discharged. Fourteenth month after the surgery, the patients is doing well with no late complication...

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