Acute mesenteroaxial gastric volvulus: A rare cause of haematemesis.

Abstract

Gastric volvulus is a rare condition that is typically characterised by abdominal pain and unproductive retching. The volvulus occurs around an axis formed by two fixed points, organoaxial or mesenteroaxial. Although a rare diagnosis, primary care providers and emergency room physicians should be aware of the telltale signs of gastric volvulus, and… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.ajg.2015.09.011

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