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sigmoid

[′sig‚mȯid]
(biology)
S-shaped.
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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.
The recommended method for patients with acute SV with peritonitis is Hartman colostomy following sigmoid resection (1, 3-5).
When both of these sutures are insecure, the mesh would migrate into the peritoneal cavity and erode into the sigmoid colon.
Sigmoid Pharma develops innovative therapeutics for gastrointestinal and immunological diseases.
Pain affecting the right iliac fossa is an extremely rare symptom of sigmoid diverticulosis, which is usually associated with pain affecting the left iliac fossa (1, 2).
For specimen extraction, divide recto sigmoid with endoGIA, remove specimen through RIF's trephine, and divide ileum just proximal to ileocaecal valve extracorporeally.
Transform lightness component by using sigmoid function getting Ys.
The report provides comprehensive information on the therapeutics under development by Sigmoid Pharma Limited, complete with analysis by stage of development, drug target, mechanism of action (MoA), route of administration (RoA) and molecule type.
Injury to the sigmoid colon is a known complication of left oophorectomy.
The aim of this study was to describe the clinical presentation, type of surgical procedures performed, and to determine the prognosis of sigmoid volvulus.
Solid organs were in normal limits in USG, but a significantly increased echogenicity was noted in the pericolic fat tissue adjacent to the sigmoid colon surrounded by a hypoechoic border, which was suspicious for sigmoid diverticulitis (Figure 1).