Position of a sigmoid colon in right iliac fossa in children: A retrospective study

@inproceedings{Saxena2011PositionOA,
  title={Position of a sigmoid colon in right iliac fossa in children: A retrospective study},
  author={Akshay Kumar Saxena and Kushaljit Singh Sodhi and Sreeharsha Tirumani and Hina Arif Mumtaz and Katragadda Lakshmi Narasimha Rao and Niranjan Khandelwal},
  booktitle={Journal of Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons},
  year={2011}
}
AIM The aim was to identify the position of sigmoid colon in children and discuss its clinical significance. MATERIALS AND METHODS Ninety-one contrast enema studies were retrospectively evaluated and the position of sigmoid colon categorized as below: Left lower quadrant, right lower quadrant, midline, and indeterminate. RESULTS The position of sigmoid colon in the right lower quadrant, left lower quadrant, midline, and indeterminate was 32 (35.16%), 33 (36.26%), 12 (13.19%), and 14 (15.38… CONTINUE READING