Report of a case mimicking the acute appendicitis; small bowel perforation due to olive leaf Akut apandisiti taklit eden bir olgu; Zeytin yaprağına bağlı ince bağırsak perforasyonu

Tırnova İ., Balçın Ö., TAŞAR P.

Ulusal Travma ve Acil Cerrahi Dergisi, vol.29, no.5, pp.644-646, 2023 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 29 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2023
  • Doi Number: 10.14744/tjtes.2022.47280
  • Journal Name: Ulusal Travma ve Acil Cerrahi Dergisi
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, CINAHL, EMBASE, MEDLINE, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.644-646
  • Keywords: Acute appendicitis, foreign body, perforation
  • Bursa Uludag University Affiliated: Yes


Abdominal pain is one of the most frequent causes of emergency room admissions. Acute appendicitis is the most common surgical pathology in these patients. Foreign body ingestion is a quite rare pathology that takes place in list of differential diagnosis of acute appendicitis.We presented a dry olive leaf ingestion case in this paper.