Recurrent Acute Colonic Pseudo-obstruction Following Cesarean Section

Translated Titles





吳昆霖(Kuen-Lin Wu);李克釗(Ko-Chao Lee);陳鴻華(Hong-Hwa Chen);歐育哲(Yu-Che Ou)

Key Words

Acute colonic pseudo-obstruction ; Cesarean section ; Ogilvie's syndrome ; Neostigmine ; 急性結腸假性阻塞 ; 剖腹產 ; Ogilvie氏症 ; Neostigmine



Volume or Term/Year and Month of Publication

31卷2期(2020 / 06 / 01)

Page #

117 - 121

Content Language


Chinese Abstract

Acute colonic pseudo-obstruction (ACPO), also known as Ogilvie's syndrome, is a rare clinical entity. It is characterized by large bowel obstruction in the absence of mechanical obstruction. Management of ACPO includes mechanical decompression and conservative therapy with neostigmine. Surgery may be required when conservative treatment fails, or bowel ischemia and perforation are suspected.We described a 19-year-old female patient with recurrent ACPO following cesarean section and treatment with neostigmine.

English Abstract


Topic Category 醫藥衛生 > 外科
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