Volume 91, Issue 6
  • ISSN: 0002-9637
  • E-ISSN: 1476-1645



This patient shows a rare phenomenon of schistosomal ova deposition on the serosal side of the small bowel without any pathology seen on the mucosal side of the small and large bowels. The patient was diagnosed accidentally during an elective cesarean section, when small nodules were seen on the small bowel surface.

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  • Received : 08 Jan 2014
  • Accepted : 14 Jul 2014
  • Published online : 03 Dec 2014
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