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Bowel infarction?

BMJ 2014; 349 doi: (Published 24 September 2014) Cite this as: BMJ 2014;349:g5446
  1. Jonathan Ford, specialist registrar in obstetrics and gynaecology1,
  2. Edward Alabraba, specialist registrar in general surgery2,
  3. John Kirwan, consultant gynaecologist1
  1. 1Liverpool Women’s NHS Foundation Trust, Liverpool, UK
  2. 2Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospital NHS Trust, Liverpool, UK
  1. Correspondence to: J Ford jonathanmford{at}

During a laparotomy on a 79 year old woman for a pelvic mass, two areas of her jejunum and caecum appeared dusky, black, …

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