Meckel’s diverticulectomy

Meckel's diverticulectomy is surgery to remove an abnormal pouch on the lining of the small intestine (bowel). This pouch is called a Meckel's diverticulum.

Meckel's diverticulectomy  - series

The small intestine is the longest portion of the digestive tract. It runs from the stomach to the colon.

Description

Why the Procedure Is Performed

Risks

Before the Procedure

After the Procedure

Outlook (Prognosis)