Spontaneous Rupture of Adenocarcinoma of Meckel’s Diverticulum- A Rare Entity PD13-PD14
Dr. Jayabal Pandiaraja,
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Meckelâ€™s diverticulum is a true diverticulum from remnant of vitelline duct. It is most common congenital anomaly of intestine. It is associated with intestinal atresia and anorectal anomalies. It contains heterotrophic epithelium. Most common heterotrophic mucosa is gastric followed by pancreatic tissue. Adenocarcinoma arising from Meckelâ€™s diverticulum is very rare. Spontaneous perforation of adenocarcinoma rarely reported. Most of perforation reported in Meckelâ€™s diverticulum diagnosed during intraoperative period. This is a case report of spontaneous rupture of adenocarcinoma of Meckelâ€™s diverticulum, which was managed with primary resection and ileostomy.