The clinical features of children with malrotation of the intestine.

@article{Bonadio1991TheCF,
  title={The clinical features of children with malrotation of the intestine.},
  author={William A Bonadio and Thomas Clarkson and Jan Nau{\vs}},
  journal={Pediatric emergency care},
  year={1991},
  volume={7 6},
  pages={348-9}
}
A review was performed of the 37 cases of malrotation of the intestine which occurred in previously healthy children during a 12-year period. There were 33 patients (89%) younger than eight weeks of age, with 17 patients (46%) aged less than one week. Symptoms included bilious vomiting in 36 patients (97%) and constipation in 33 patients (89%). On initial examination, 35 patients (95%) appeared to be well (including 23/25 patients [92%] with volvulus of the midgut), and 28 patients (76… CONTINUE READING

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