"Intestinal Volvulus" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
A twisting in the intestine (INTESTINES) that can cause INTESTINAL OBSTRUCTION.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Intestinal Volvulus" by people in Profiles.
Jillard C, Baghmanli Z, Pullatt RC. Sigmoid volvulus and obstruction through a recurrent transverse mesocolic hernia after retrocolic-retrogastric laparoscopic gastric bypass. Am Surg. 2013 Apr; 79(4):E177-9.
Agko M, Gociman B, Keilani ZM, Mukherjee A. Cecal volvulus: a rare complication of colonoscopy. Int J Colorectal Dis. 2012 Feb; 27(2):265-6.
Lesher AP, Hebra A. Primary torsion of the omentum and epiploic appendix in children. Am Surg. 2010 Jan; 76(1):110-2.
Lesher AP, Dixon JA, Barbour JR, Hebra A. Recurrence of midgut volvulus after a Ladd procedure. Am Surg. 2010 Jan; 76(1):120-2.
Fontenot BB, Deutmeyer CM, Feldman ME, Hebra A. Volvular small bowel obstruction secondary to adherence of a Meckel's diverticulum at a previous umbilical laparoscopic port site. J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A. 2009 Apr; 19(2):251-4.