Ileosigmoid knot.

@article{Mandal2012IleosigmoidK,
  title={Ileosigmoid knot.},
  author={Ajay Mandal and Vivek Chandel and Sarfaraz Jalil Baig},
  journal={The Indian journal of surgery},
  year={2012},
  volume={74 2},
  pages={136-42}
}
Ileosigmoid knotting, also known as compound volvulus or double Volvulus, is a rare cause of acute intestinal obstruction. In this condition the ileum wraps around the base of the sigmoid colon and forms a knot. The condition is serious, generally progressing rapidly to gangrene of both ileum and sigmoid colon. Ileosigmoid knotting is an unusual entity in… CONTINUE READING