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König's syndrome II

Alternative eponyms

  • König's disease

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Syndrome characterised by abdominal distension, hyperperistalsis, episodes of constipation or diarrhoea, and crises of colic that may stimulate transient obstruction.

Description

Syndrome characterised by abdominal distension, hyperperistalsis, episodes of constipation or diarrhoea, and crises of colic that may stimulate transient obstruction. Recurrent abdominal pain; meteorism; borborygmi in right iliac fossa.

Bibliography

  • F. König:
    Die stricturirende Tuberculose des Darmes und ihre Behandlung.
    Deutsche Zeitschrift für Chirurgie, Leipzig, 1892, 34: 65-81.

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