Acute Ischaemic Enterocolitis Due to a Thrombotic Event in a COVID-19 Patient

Acute Ischaemic Enterocolitis Due to a Thrombotic Event in a COVID-19 Patient

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Q: Is the topic relevant to the journal area of interest? Is it contemporary and interesting for

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A: Good

 

Abstract & Keywords

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Goal

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Structure

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Tools and Methods

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Discussion & Conclusion

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A: Good

 

Comments: The Discussion states the complexities of comorbid conditions in COVID-19 patients and puts forth the relevant literature. It further highlights the importance of the case report as to keep the physicians cautious regarding signs of abdominal thromboembolic complications and proper diagnostic examinations to prevent complications of the disease.

 

Literature

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Figures & Tables

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Writing style

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Further comments on the paper

Comments: This report describes a 57-year-old woman affected by COVID-19, who developed acute intestinal ischaemia with thrombotic origin confirmed by anatomo-pathological examination. This further illustrates the treatment procedure of the disease.

 

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Author Info

Corresponding Author
Montse Adell Trapé
Department of General Surgery, Hospital Universitari Vall d’Hebron, Barcelona, Spain

Article Info

Article Type
Case Report
Publication history
Received: Mon 28, Dec 2020
Accepted: Wed 13, Jan 2021
Published: Mon 25, Jan 2021
Copyright
© 2021 Montse Adell Trapé. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited. Hosting by Science Repository. All rights reserved.
DOI: 10.31487/j.SCR.2021.01.14