Spontaneous rectus sheath hematoma: A case report Spontan rektus ki{dotless}li{dotless}fi{dotless} hematomu

Bingül M. S., Gök A. K., Gök A. F. K.

Goztepe Tip Dergisi, vol.26, no.2, pp.90-92, 2011 (Scopus) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 26 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Doi Number: 10.5222/j.goztepetrh.2011.090
  • Journal Name: Goztepe Tip Dergisi
  • Journal Indexes: Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.90-92
  • Istanbul University Affiliated: Yes


Spontaneous rectus sheath hematoma is a rare condition which should be considered in the differential diagnosis of acute abdominal conditios and intraabdominal tumors. Its clinical setting and pathogenesis is well-defined, and treatment is especially conservative. In our case the patient admitted to the emergency unit because of the acute abdominal pain which was resolved in days by conservative therapy.