Case Reports in Medicine / 2011 / Article / Fig 2

Case Report

Severe Hemoperitoneum after Patient Self-Induced Fecal Evacuation

Figure 2

Surgical view shows an edematous rectal wall with hemorrhagic infiltration of the upper and medial rectal third. A seromuscular tear in the anterior tenia of the rectum is evident, together with an intact, bulging mucosa.

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