ovarian torsion

Known as: OVARY, TORSION, torsion ovary, torsion of ovary 
Twisting of the ovary resulting in the cutoff of the blood supply to the ovary. It may develop in an enlarged or normal ovary and in the vast… (More)
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1965-2017
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2009
2009
BACKGROUND/PURPOSE Ovarian torsion in childhood and adolescence is a rare entity. Traditionally, treatment is oophorectomy. The… (More)
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2008
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2008
Ovarian torsion is defined as partial or complete rotation of the ovarian vascular pedicle and causes obstruction to venous… (More)
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2004
2004
OBJECTIVE To describe an additional maneuver during sonography for ovarian torsion and to assess its diagnostic value. METHODS… (More)
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2000
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2000
OBJECTIVE To assess the predictive value of Doppler sonography in the diagnosis of ovarian torsion and to correlate Doppler… (More)
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2000
2000
 The possibility of sustaining ovarian damage as a consequence of an inguinal hernia becoming strangulated is well recognised… (More)
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2000
2000
The authors report the clinical course of a young girl with ovarian torsion who was treated conservatively. This case shows that… (More)
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1998
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1998
The purpose of this study was to assess the diagnostic value of ultrasonography for the detection of twisted vascular pedicle in… (More)
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1996
1996
BACKGROUND Ovarian torsion is a serious gynecologic condition that often results in adnexal removal. If recurrent, this can… (More)
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1989
1989
The sonographic and clinical findings of 13 patients with surgically proven ovarian torsion are reported. Sonography demonstrated… (More)
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1988
1988
Emergency sonographic examination of the pelvis was performed in 41 girls (mean age, 13 years old) with clinical suspicion of… (More)
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