School of Medicine
Pathology, Anatomy and Laboratory Medicine
Campylobacter infection is the leading cause of bacterial gastroenteritis worldwide, yet life-threatening complications are extremely rare. We present a 32-year-old previously healthy man who presented with dysentery from Campylobacter jejuni, which was complicated by cecal perforation and secondary bacterial peritonitis.
Digital Commons Citation
Jain, Seema; Betrner, Weston; Olevian, Dane; and Yadav, Dhiraj, "Cecal Perforation in the Setting of Campylobacter jejuni Infection" (2019). Faculty & Staff Scholarship. 1421.
Jain, S., Bettner, W., Olevian, D. C., & Yadav, D. (2019). Cecal Perforation in the Setting of Campylobacter jejuni Infection. ACG Case Reports Journal, 6(12), e00268. https://doi.org/10.14309/crj.0000000000000268