Intestinal malrotation

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel


Recurrent abdominal pain.

Patient Data

Age: 7 years
Gender: Female

Reversed relation of superior mesenteric artery and vein.

Small bowels in right iliac fossa with absent colon.

Normal appendix in left lumbar region.


Duodenojejunal junction and ileocecal junction are located at the left side of the abdomen. 

Barium study done by Dr Ninad Shah.

Case Discussion

Findings of ultrasound favor intestinal malrotation. Barium study shows similar findings.

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Case information

rID: 23439
Published: 15th Jun 2013
Last edited: 19th Jan 2020
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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