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Case Reports in Gastrointestinal Medicine
Volume 2015 (2015), Article ID 648417, 4 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/648417
Case Report

A Rare Cause of Acute Abdomen: Perforation of Double Meckel’s Diverticulum

1General Surgery Clinic, Cizre Dr. Selahattin Cizrelioglu State Hospital, Şırnak, Turkey
2General Surgery Clinic, Islahiye State Hospital, Gaziantep, Turkey
3General Surgery Clinic, Bayrampasa State Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
4Pathology Department, Cizre Dr. Selahattin Cizrelioglu State Hospital, Şırnak, Turkey

Received 28 February 2015; Revised 1 June 2015; Accepted 9 June 2015

Academic Editor: Yoshihiro Moriwaki

Copyright © 2015 İlhan Tas et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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