Mohan Arumugam1*, Ooi Ee Thiam2, Sashikumar Menon3, Saravanan Arjunan2 and Nerenthran Loganathan4
1Physician and Lecturer, Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia
2Gastroenterologist and Hepatologist, Sunway Medical Centre, Malaysia
3Gastroenterologist, Hospital Pantai Ampang, Malaysia
4Gastroenterologist, KPJ Sabah, Specialist Hospital, Malaysia
*Corresponding Author: Mohan Arumugam, Physician and Lecturer, Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia.
Received: February 25, 2020; Published: March 06, 2020
Post polypectomy syndrome occurs as a result of electrosurgical thermal that extends to the serosa surface of the colon without causing a perforation. This case reports describes the progression of a patient who developed severe abdominal pain and fever 5 days post polypectomy. A provisional diagnosis of post polypectomy syndrome was established early, thus preventing unnecessary surgical intervention.
Keywords: Post Polypectomy Syndrome; Colon Polyps; Colon Polypectomy
Citation: Mohan Arumugam., et al. “Early Recognition of Post Polypectomy Syndrome, Enables Conservative Management – A Case-Report". Acta Scientific Medical Sciences 4.4 (2020): 28-30.
Copyright: © 2020 Mohan Arumugam., et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.