Stomach Volvulus

Known as: Stomach Volvulus [Disease/Finding], volvulus of stomach, Volvulus, Stomach 
Twisting of the STOMACH that may result in gastric ISCHEMIA and GASTRIC OUTLET OBSTRUCTION. It is often associated with DIAPHRAGMATIC HERNIA.
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
n engl j med 358;18 www.nejm.org may 1, 2008 1969 Editor’s note: We received 1610 responses, from 85 countries, for this medical… (More)
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2008
2008
n engl j med 358;18 www.nejm.org may 1, 2008 1969 Editor’s note: We received 1610 responses, from 85 countries, for this medical… (More)
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2007
2007
Gastric volvulus is a rare disease with an unknown incidence. Unless it stays in the back of the diagnostician's mind, diagnosis… (More)
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2006
Review
2006
The ileocecal area is a relatively short segment of the gastrointestinal tract but may be affected by pathologic conditions that… (More)
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2002
Review
2002
Cecal volvulus is second only to sigmoid volvulus in its frequency of occurrence. Diagnostic doubt is not uncommon in cecal… (More)
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2001
2001
 
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
PURPOSE To evaluate the clockwise whirlpool sign at color Doppler ultrasound (US) in the diagnosis of midgut volvulus… (More)
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1994
1994
Gastric volvulus is a rare surgical emergency; only 108 cases have been reported in infancy and childhood. We report an… (More)
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Review
1993
Review
1993
A 61-yr-old women presented with vomiting, abdominal pain, and distention. Nasogastric and endoscopic decompression failed to… (More)
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1980
1980
Twenty-five patients with acute gastric volvulus were studied. The two types, organoaxial and mesenteroaxial, are compared with… (More)
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