MCQ – 88471


A 59-year-old man present with rectal bleeding and offensive stool. Investigation reveals a Meckel’s diverticulum as shown in the given image. Which of the following is true regarding meckel’s diverticulum?

A. It is usually found in the jejunum on the antimesenteric border & is approximately 5 cm long


It is 60 cm away from the ileocecal valve


It is seen in 2% people, usually presenting a patient over 2 years of age


It involves 2 two layers of the intestinal wall only

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