Radiological anatomy of the sigmoid colon

Abstract

The variable incidence of sigmoid volvulus, which depends on the presence of an elongated sigmoid colon, suggests the possibility of variations in the length of the sigmoid colon. This study was undertaken among the three major population groups to prove this hypothesis. Radiological films of patients of the three population groups (African, Indian and… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00276-008-0344-3

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