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Perforated Jejunal diverticulitis with extensive diverticulosis: a case report
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  • Zied Hadrich,
  • Hazem Ben Ameur,
  • Abderrahmen Masmoudi,
  • Amine Zouari,
  • Salah Boujelben,
  • Rafik Mzali
Zied Hadrich
University of Sfax Faculty of Medecine of Sfax
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Hazem Ben Ameur
Habib Bourguiba Hospital
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Abderrahmen Masmoudi
Habib Bourguiba Hospital
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Amine Zouari
Habib Bourguiba Hospital
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Salah Boujelben
Habib Bourguiba Hospital
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Rafik Mzali
Habib Bourguiba Hospital
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Abstract

Jejunal diverticulitis is a rare condition and usually occurs in the elderly. Its association with extensive diverticulosis is exceptional and makes the management more challenging. We report a case of a 74-year-old man with perforated jejunal diverticulitis with extensive diverticulosis who underwent a surgical management.

Peer review status:ACCEPTED

05 Jul 2021Submitted to Clinical Case Reports
06 Jul 2021Submission Checks Completed
06 Jul 2021Assigned to Editor
15 Jul 2021Reviewer(s) Assigned
17 Jul 2021Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending
08 Aug 2021Editorial Decision: Revise Minor
17 Aug 20211st Revision Received
18 Aug 2021Submission Checks Completed
18 Aug 2021Assigned to Editor
18 Aug 2021Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending
12 Sep 2021Editorial Decision: Accept