Gastrointestinal

Case 65: Post colonoscopy splenic hematoma

Contributed by Dr. Ram Gurajala
21 July 2020

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Presented to ED with acute abdominal pain
•S/P Colonoscopy 8 hrs ago
•Experienced lot of pain during the colonoscopy
•Small sessile polyp removed from ascending colon
•Presently hypotensive, tachycardic, elevated lactate, Hb drop
•Suspected peritonitis

 

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