Splenodiaphragmatic interposition of the descending colon

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We present a variation named splenodiaphragmatic or retrosplenic interposition of the colon in three patients aged 6, 70, and 71 years who suffered from different symptoms. The cases were found in 1,000 thoracoabdominal CT scans examined at the radiology clinic between 1999 and 2001. The upper part of descending colon was seen to be between the spleen and… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00276-003-0116-z

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