Adult necrotizing enterocolitis and non occlusive mesenteric ischemia are rare causes of acute abdomen in adults. Accurate preoperative diagnosis is often.
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Necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC) is the most frequent cause of gastrointestinal to perforation of the bowel. The disease is usually found in infants and adult.
Necrotizing enterocolitis in adults is rare and has been associated with post operative ileus more than forty years ago [1,2]. More recently.