Acta Scientific Nutritional Health

Review ArticleVolume 2 Issue 5

Lipoma Polyp Obstructing the Small Intestine in a Developing Community

Wilson IB Onuigbo*

Department of Pathology, Medical Foundation and Clinic, Enugu, Nigeria

*Corresponding Author: Wilson IB Onuigbo, Department of Pathology, Medical Foundation and Clinic, Enugu, Nigeria.

Received: March 12, 2018; Published: April 25, 2018

Citation: Wilson IB Onuigbo. “Lipoma Polyp Obstructing the Small Intestine in a Developing Community”. Acta Scientific Nutritional Health 2.5 (2018).


  It has long been known that the lipoma, which is a benign tumor of fat, may cause bowel obstruction. It has been ypothesized that the establishment of a histopathology data pool facilitates epidemiological analysis. Therefore, the one functioning in a developing community is used in this paper to present examples worthy of documentation concerning the lipoma polyp and its causation of the obstruction of the small intestine

Keywords: Lipoma; Benign Tumor; Intestine; Obstruction; Developing Community

Copyright: © 2018 Wilson IB Onuigbo. 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.

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