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==Background==
==Background==
 
*Rare condition, inflammatory colitis related to increased intraluminal pressure from impacted fecal material in the colon
*Pressure may occur with ulceration resulting in perforation


==Clinical Features==
==Clinical Features==

Revision as of 04:29, 16 August 2019

Background

  • Rare condition, inflammatory colitis related to increased intraluminal pressure from impacted fecal material in the colon
  • Pressure may occur with ulceration resulting in perforation

Clinical Features

Differential Diagnosis

Constipation

Evaluation

Management

Disposition

See Also

External Links

References