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Migration of an intrauterine contraceptive device into the sigmoid colon.
Saudi Med J 2009; 30(4):561-3SM

Abstract

We present a case of migrating copper-T intrauterine contraceptive device (IUCD) into the bowel wall at the recto-sigmoid junction, and the colonoscopic retrieval of the device. This case introduces the possibility of safe rectal retrieval of migrating IUCD implanted into the bowel wall.

Authors+Show Affiliations

Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, Mubarak Al-Kabeer Hospital, Ministry of Health, PO Box 358, Surah 45704, Kuwait. rolamk1@hotmail.comNo affiliation info availableNo affiliation info availableNo affiliation info available

Pub Type(s)

Case Reports
Journal Article

Language

eng

PubMed ID

19370289

Citation

Al-Mukhtar, Rola S., et al. "Migration of an Intrauterine Contraceptive Device Into the Sigmoid Colon." Saudi Medical Journal, vol. 30, no. 4, 2009, pp. 561-3.
Al-Mukhtar RS, Al-Ali JA, Amin MM, et al. Migration of an intrauterine contraceptive device into the sigmoid colon. Saudi Med J. 2009;30(4):561-3.
Al-Mukhtar, R. S., Al-Ali, J. A., Amin, M. M., & Al-Sumait, B. M. (2009). Migration of an intrauterine contraceptive device into the sigmoid colon. Saudi Medical Journal, 30(4), pp. 561-3.
Al-Mukhtar RS, et al. Migration of an Intrauterine Contraceptive Device Into the Sigmoid Colon. Saudi Med J. 2009;30(4):561-3. PubMed PMID: 19370289.
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TY - JOUR T1 - Migration of an intrauterine contraceptive device into the sigmoid colon. AU - Al-Mukhtar,Rola S, AU - Al-Ali,Jaber A, AU - Amin,Maher M, AU - Al-Sumait,Basel M, PY - 2009/4/17/entrez PY - 2009/4/17/pubmed PY - 2009/9/17/medline SP - 561 EP - 3 JF - Saudi medical journal JO - Saudi Med J VL - 30 IS - 4 N2 - We present a case of migrating copper-T intrauterine contraceptive device (IUCD) into the bowel wall at the recto-sigmoid junction, and the colonoscopic retrieval of the device. This case introduces the possibility of safe rectal retrieval of migrating IUCD implanted into the bowel wall. SN - 0379-5284 UR - https://www.unboundmedicine.com/medline/citation/19370289/Migration_of_an_intrauterine_contraceptive_device_into_the_sigmoid_colon_ DB - PRIME DP - Unbound Medicine ER -