Terminal Ileal Bleed as Intestinal Complication of Enteric Fever – Symptomatic Management

Nitish MICR
Sri Ram Charan, Sagar Dabbera and Nitish Nichenametla

Abstract

Enteric fever also known as typhoid fever is characterized by fever and abdominal pain, caused by Salmonella typhi and para typhi A and B and is well known for its disease course and complication. Intestinal complications are of much worrisome which might lead to mortality. Here we present a case of 50-year-old patient who presented with complaints of only fever and later developed abdominal pain, hematochezia and prompt diagnosis and timely management.

Published on: December 22, 2022
doi: 10.17756/micr.2022-083
Citation:  Charan SR, Dabbera S, Nichenametla N. 2022. Terminal Ileal Bleed as Intestinal Complication of Enteric Fever – Symptomatic Management J Med Imaging Case Rep 6(2): 48-50.

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