Splenic flexure volvulus in a child with chronic idiopathic intestinal pseudo-obstruction syndrome

@article{Osuka2006SplenicFV,
  title={Splenic flexure volvulus in a child with chronic idiopathic intestinal pseudo-obstruction syndrome},
  author={Akinori Osuka and Ryoichi Ikegami and Yoshio Watanabe},
  journal={Pediatric Surgery International},
  year={2006},
  volume={22},
  pages={833-835}
}
Splenic flexure volvulus in a child with chronic idiopathic intestinal pseudo-obstruction syndrome is extremely rare. Here we present a case report of this unusual condition in a 7-year-old girl. The splenic flexure volvulus was managed by pressure reduction from the cecal antegrade continence enema, after which elective resection of the splenic flexure and… CONTINUE READING