From the case: Midgut volvulus

Midgut volvulus
Axial liver window
Midgut volvulus
Modality: CT (liver window)

- “ Midgut volvulus with whirlpool sign.  Case credit: Dr Ahmed Haroun ”

Used in the following article:

  • Whirlpool sign (mesentery) - “ The whirlpool sign of the mesentery, also known as the whirl sign, is seen when the bowel rotates around its mesentery leading to whirls of the me...”
  • 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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