Intestinal Rotation Abnormalities and Midgut Volvulus.


Rotation abnormalities may be asymptomatic or may be associated with obstruction caused by bands, midgut volvulus, or associated atresia or web. The most important goal of clinicians is to determine whether the patient has midgut volvulus with intestinal ischemia, in which case an emergency laparotomy should be done. If the patient is not acutely ill, the… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.suc.2016.08.011


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