Conservative approach to the acute management of a large mesenteric cyst
Billy C Leung, Ruth Sankey, Matteo Fronza, Mohamed Maatouk, Department of General and Colorectal Surgery, Milton Keynes Hospital, Eaglestone, Milton Keynes MK6 5LD, United Kingdom
Author contributions: Billy C Leung: Lead author and case report writer; Ruth Sankey: Literature search and content review; Matteo Fronza: Literature search and data collection (notes and radiographs); Mohamed Maatouk: Senior author, content review and guidance; all authors contributed significantly towards the completion of the case report.
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Conflict-of-interest statement: All the authors have no conflicts of interests to declare.
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Correspondence to: Billy C Leung, MBBS, BSc, MRCS, MSc, DOHNS, Core Surgical Trainee, Department of General and Colorectal Surgery, Milton Keynes Hospital, H8 Standing Way, Eaglestone, Milton Keynes MK6 5LD, United Kingdom. firstname.lastname@example.org
Received: September 22, 2016
Peer-review started: September 23, 2016
First decision: November 2, 2016
Revised: April 30, 2017
Accepted: June 6, 2017
Article in press: June 8, 2017
Published online: September 16, 2017