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Enterocutaneous fistula due to a strangulated Ritcher’s femoral hernia: a case report
  • Emmanuel Murwanashyaka,
  • Robinson Ssebuufu,
  • Patrick Kyamanywa
Emmanuel Murwanashyaka
University of Rwanda College of Medicine and Health Sciences
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Robinson Ssebuufu
Kampala International University - Western Campus
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Patrick Kyamanywa
Kampala International University - Western Campus
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Abstract

Richter's hernia has a misleading presentation with absence of typical intestinal obstructive symptoms leading to delay in making a diagnosis, tendency to strangulation and eventual spontaneous fistula formation. This article explores a case of enterocutaneous fistula that was managed non-operatively until spontaneous closure.

Peer review status:UNDER REVIEW

27 Mar 2021Submitted to Clinical Case Reports
29 Mar 2021Submission Checks Completed
29 Mar 2021Assigned to Editor
12 Apr 2021Reviewer(s) Assigned
19 Apr 2021Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending
26 Apr 2021Editorial Decision: Revise Minor
11 Jun 20211st Revision Received
12 Jun 2021Submission Checks Completed
12 Jun 2021Assigned to Editor
12 Jun 2021Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending
12 Jun 2021Reviewer(s) Assigned