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A 73-Year-Old Man with Long-Term Immobility Presenting with Abdominal Pain

  • Salomone Di Saverio mail,

    salo75@inwind.it

    Affiliation: Departments of Emergency and Surgery, Emergency Surgery and Trauma Surgery Unit, Trauma Center, Maggiore Hospital–Bologna Local Health District, Bologna, Italy

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  • Gregorio Tugnoli,

    Affiliation: Departments of Emergency and Surgery, Emergency Surgery and Trauma Surgery Unit, Trauma Center, Maggiore Hospital–Bologna Local Health District, Bologna, Italy

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  • Paolo Emilio Orlandi,

    Affiliation: Department of Radiology, Maggiore Hospital–Bologna Local Health District, Bologna, Italy

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  • Marco Casali,

    Affiliation: Departments of Emergency and Surgery, Emergency Surgery and Trauma Surgery Unit, Trauma Center, Maggiore Hospital–Bologna Local Health District, Bologna, Italy

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  • Fausto Catena,

    Affiliation: Department of Emergency and Transplant Surgery, S. Orsola Malpighi University Hospital, Bologna, Italy

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  • Andrea Biscardi,

    Affiliation: Departments of Emergency and Surgery, Emergency Surgery and Trauma Surgery Unit, Trauma Center, Maggiore Hospital–Bologna Local Health District, Bologna, Italy

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  • Omeshnie Pillay,

    Affiliation: Addington Hospital, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

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  • Franco Baldoni

    Affiliation: Departments of Emergency and Surgery, Emergency Surgery and Trauma Surgery Unit, Trauma Center, Maggiore Hospital–Bologna Local Health District, Bologna, Italy

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  • Published: July 14, 2009
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1000092

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