The American Journal of Digestive Diseases

, Volume 2, Issue 3, pp 208–208 | Cite as

Incomplete intestinal obstruction due to shortened ligament of treitz

  • Joseph Stein
The Clinic


A case of incomplete intestinal obstruction due to shortening of ligament of Treitz has been presented because of the rather uncommon nature of the obstruction, and to show the value of close fluoroscopic observation. This case was completely missed in a previous gastro-intestinal series elsewhere.


Previous Appendectomy Sharp Angulation Nose Bleed Fluoroscopic Finding Progress Record 
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© Springer-Verlag 1935

Authors and Affiliations

  • Joseph Stein
    • 1
  1. 1.Hawthorne

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