From the case: Cecal volvulus

CT
Axial C+ portal venous phase
Modality: CT (C+ portal venous phase)

- “ Cecal volvulus means torsion of the cecum around its own mesentery. It may result to obstruction. Demonstrated in this case is marked proximal bow...”

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  • 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...”

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