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Laparoscopic removal of a foreign body migrating from the gastrointestinal tract to pancreas
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  • Francesk Mulita,
  • Dimitris Kehagias,
  • Levan Tchabashvili,
  • Fotis Iliopoulos,
  • Nikolas Drakos,
  • Ioannis Kehagias
Francesk Mulita
University General Hospital of Patras Holy Mary the Help
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Dimitris Kehagias
University General Hospital of Patras Holy Mary the Help
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Levan Tchabashvili
University General Hospital of Patras Holy Mary the Help
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Fotis Iliopoulos
University General Hospital of Patras Holy Mary the Help
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Nikolas Drakos
University General Hospital of Patras Holy Mary the Help
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Ioannis Kehagias
University General Hospital of Patras Holy Mary the Help
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Abstract

Α 59-year-old female presented to our hospital with epigastric pain. A computed tomography scan of the abdomen revealed a foreign body in the head of pancreas. A laparoscopic surgery was performed and the foreign body was safely removed. The foreign body was identified as a 3-cm-long fish bone.

Peer review status:UNDER REVIEW

26 May 2020Submitted to Clinical Case Reports
24 Jun 2020Assigned to Editor
24 Jun 2020Submission Checks Completed
30 Jun 2020Reviewer(s) Assigned