The principal treatment strategy in sigmoid volvulus
(SV) is emergency endoscopic detorsion in uncomplicated patients, while emergency surgery is recommended for patients with sigmoid gangrene, sigmoid perforation, peritonitis, or unsuccessful endoscopic detorsion.
Complications are rare in Chilaiditi syndrome and include volvulus
of the cecum, splenic flexure, or transverse colon and perforation of cecum, or subdiaphragmatic appendix.
in Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Centers.
associated with Chilaiditi's syndrome: report of a case.
Considering the absence of obstruction, volvulus
, or bowel ischaemia, Ladd's operation4 was not offered to the patient.
1,5,7,9] Poor outcomes have been noted in patients with early development of bowel gangrene like compound volvulus
with ileosigmoid knotting) and acute mesenteric ischaemia and also in cases of malignancies.
After untwisting the volvulus
segment, resection of about 1.
in 3 (2%), Meckel's diverticulum in 1 (0.
Contrast-enhanced abdominal computed tomography (CT) showed typical features of MMR with volvulus
While gastropexy won't prevent a dog from dilating, it does greatly reduce the likelihood that the stomach will flip which is the life-threatening "volvulus
" part of gastric dilatation and volvulus
The aim of this study was to describe the clinical presentation, type of surgical procedures performed, and to determine the prognosis of sigmoid volvulus
Our patient presented because of abdominal pain and simultaneous leukocytosis/eosinophilia was found in association with volvulus
and invagination during investigations.