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Aaron Kosmin, MD

JAMES PHARMACY

6008 HERST RD

Toledo

43613

Articles

Man With Prosthetic Valve Who Needs GI Surgery

October 01, 2005

A 68-year-old man with a prosthetic mitral valve presents to the emergency department with acute abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting, and constipation. Surgical evaluation is performed; the results suggest a complete bowel obstruction. Urgent celiotomy is recommended.

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