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sigmoid volvulus

Known as: COLON, SIGMOID, VOLVULUS, sigmoid colon volvulus 
 
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2015
2015
AIM The best form of prophylactic management of a decompressed sigmoid volvulus (SV) is controversial especially in the elderly… Expand
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2013
2013
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES Sigmoid gangrene develops in 6.1% to 93.4% of sigmoid volvulus (SV) cases, and increases the mortality… Expand
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2011
2011
Sigmoid volvulus is a common condition throughout much of the world. To this date, there are no adequately controlled clinical… Expand
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2011
2011
IntroductionIsolated hypoganglionosis is a rare cause of intestinal innervation defects. It is characterized by sparse and small… Expand
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2010
2010
AIM The objective of this work paper is to report our experience in the management of the sigmoid volvulus. METHODS This… Expand
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2001
2001
Abstract. Six children with acute intestinal obstruction from sigmoid volvulus (SV) (n=2) and ileosigmoid knotting (ISK) (n=4… Expand
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1996
1996
Abstract. The computed tomographic (CT) appearance of two cases of sigmoid colon volvulus is described. Both underwent plain… Expand
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1993
1993
To evaluate the efficacy of different types of surgery, we performed a prospective, randomized trial in 31 consecutively… Expand
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1992
1992
Colonic volvulus accounts for 1–2 per cent of cases of intestinal obstruction in western populations1. If conservative measures… Expand
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1978
1978
The plain film findings in a series of 40 proven cases of sigmoid volvulus have been analysed. Approximately one-third of the… Expand
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