Intestinal Volvulus

Known as: bowel volvulus, Strangulation of intestine, bowel, or colon, Knotting of intestine, bowel, or colon 
A twisting in the intestine (INTESTINES) that can cause INTESTINAL OBSTRUCTION.
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
OBJECTIVE To characterize the natural history of intestinal failure (IF) among 14 pediatric centers during the intestinal… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
We describe the successful use of RNA interference (RNAi) to investigate gene function in the human filarial parasite Onchocerca… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Wolbachia pipientis is a bacterial endosymbiont associated with arthropods and filarial nematodes. In filarial nematodes, W… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Ivermectin is the drug used for mass chemotherapy of onchocerciasis within the WHO African Programme for Onchocerciasis Control… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Compared with the imaging features of typical hepatic hemangiomas, the imaging features of atypical hepatic hemangiomas have not… (More)
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Review
1998
Review
1998
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the causes, clinical presentation, diagnosis, operative management, postoperative care, and outcome in… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
The authors present their US findings in 24 patients with proved complicated midgut malrotation: volvulus in 18 and occlusive… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
The successful application of laparoscopic surgery to gallbladder disease and acute appendicitis has encouraged clinical… (More)
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Review
1987
Review
1987
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  • The Surgical clinics of North America
  • 1987
Small intestinal obstruction remains a frequently encountered problem in abdominal surgery. Although modern day surgical… (More)
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
Between 1960 and 1980, 137 patients with colonic volvulus (52% cecal, 3% transverse colon, 2% splenic flexure, and 43% sigmoid… (More)
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