From the case: Caecal volvulus


Abdominal x-ray

Modality: X-ray (Frontal)

- “ In a caecal volvulus, the base of the distended bowel loop arises from the right lateral abdomen or right lower quadrant, in contrast to a sigmoid...”

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  • Caecal volvulus - “ Caecal volvulus describes torsion of the caecum around its mesentery which often results in obstruction. If unrecognised, it can result in bowel p...”

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