detorsion


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detorsion

[dē′tȯr·shən]
(invertebrate zoology)
Untwisting of the 180° visceral twist imposed by embryonic torsion on many gastropod mollusks.
(medicine)
Untwisting of an abnormal torsion, as of a ureter or intestine.
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Impact of laparoscopic ovarian detorsion on ovarian reserve.
If the torsion persists for eight hours or longer without detorsion, the endocrine function is damaged as well, and after 10 to 12 hours, there is testicular necrosis--a nonviable testis (Riccabona et al.
Following the detorsion of all the small intestinal segments, it was seen that the flow in the main branches of SMA regained activity and also coloring was re-achieved in a 150-cm segment from the proximal to the distal.
Complete' type has rotation that exceeds 180[degrees] and natural detorsion is impossible; 'incomplete' type has degree of rotation less than 180[degrees] and natural detorsion is possible(2,7).
Treatment of renal allograft torsion requires immediate detorsion in the operating room to prevent allograft loss.
Cholecystectomy was performed after the detorsion of GB (Figure 4).
Options for the management of cecal volvulus include endoscopic decompression, surgical detorsion alone, cecopexy, cecostomy, and right colectomy with primary or delayed anastomosis or proximal stoma--all through open or minimally invasive approaches.
The testis can also undergo spontaneous detorsion and ischemia may be secondary to other conditions (vasculitis, trauma, epididymitis-ochitis).
The stage of gestation, duration of condition, type, degree and direction of torsion, method of diagnosis and correction, cervical dilatation following detorsion, viability of calf, fetal gender and weight, dam and fetal survivability were analyzed.
After manual detorsion we bathed the testicle in 30cc of papavarine with 10cc doses every 15 minutes and following a significant waiting period, it appeared to return to its natural color.
El espectro clinico de presentacion puede variar desde el paciente asintomatico, con dolor abdominal cronico o con dolor abdominal de pequena intensidad e intermitente que ocurre cuando hay torsion del pediculo vascular con detorsion espontanea, hasta el paciente con dolor abdominal agudo con presencia o ausencia de masa abdominal, vomito e irritabilidad.