Danielpour, Payman J.; Mederos, Raul; El-Ramey, Margarita A.; Aalberg, Joshua K.; Sendzischew, Morgan; Sendzischew, Harry
January 2007
Applied Radiology;Jan2007, Vol. 36 Issue 1, p39
Academic Journal
The article discusses a case study involving an elderly man suffering from mesenteroaxial gastric volvulus. The patient was presented to the Emergency Department at Mount Sinai Medical Center with complaints of abdominal pain, nausea, coffee-ground emesis, and abdominal bloating. An X-ray revealed a distended stomach and a dilated loop of bowel.


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