Items tagged “caecal volvulus”
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Published 16 Apr 2013
Sigmoid volvulus versus cecal volvulus
The following points may be helpful to distinguish between sigmoid volvulus and cecal volvulus on plain film. Sigmoid volvulus arises in the pelvis (left lower quadrant) extends towards the right upper quadrant ahaustral in appearance sigmoid volvulus causes obstruction of the proximal larg...