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Intraperitoneal rupture of the bladder is an uncommon condition that is usually caused by pelvic fractures. This is a true surgical emergency managed conventionally by open laparotomy with single or double layer repair. We present a case of successful laparoscopic repair of an intraperitoneal bladder rupture secondary to blunt abdominal trauma and pelvic fracture in a 37 year-old man. The repair was done using single layer repair, with successful results.




Intraperitoneal Urinary bladder Rupture Laparoscopic Repair Case report Oman.

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Al-Aghbari, S., Al-Harthy, A., Ahmed, M., Al-Reesi, A., Al-Wahaibi, K., & Al-Qadhi, H. (2011). Laparoscopic Repair of Traumatic Intraperitoneal Bladder Rupture. Sultan Qaboos University Medical Journal [SQUMJ], 11(4), 515–518. Retrieved from