TITLE

Ileosigmoid knotting- a rare variant of bowel volvulus

AUTHOR(S)
Alvi, A. Rehman; Bibi, Shahida; Effendi, Shahrukh; Khan, Salma
PUB. DATE
October 2009
SOURCE
Tropical Doctor;Oct2008, Vol. 39 Issue 4, p245
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Two patients with acute intestinal obstruction underwent exploratory laparotomy after adequate fluid resuscitation and radiological imaging. A preoperative diagnosis of sigmoid volvulus and an operative diagnosis of ileosigmoid knotting or compound volvulus were established.
ACCESSION #
70220035

 

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