From the case: Sigmoid volvulus

Modality: X-ray
Frontal
Modality: X-ray (Frontal)

Used in the following articles:

  • Sigmoid volvulus - “ Sigmoid volvulus is a cause of large bowel obstruction and occurs when the sigmoid colon twists on the sigmoid mesocolon. Epidemiology Large bow...”
  • Coffee-bean sign (sigmoid colon) - “ The coffee-bean sign (also known as the kidney bean sign or bent inner tube sign4 ) is a sign on an abdominal plain film of a sigmoid volvulus alt...”
  • Vegetable and plant inspired signs - “ There are many signs in radiology which are vegetable and plant inspired, they include Unprocessed produce celery stalk metaphysis: osteopathia ...”
  • Intestinal volvulus - “ Intestinal volvulus is a broad term that describes the torsion of bowel around its mesentery. Torsion results in narrowing of the lumen at the poi...”

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