Ileosigmoid knotting- a rare variant of bowel volvulus

A. Rehman Alvi, Shahida Bibi, Shahrukh Effendi, Salma Khan

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Two patients with acute intestinal obstruction underwent exploratory laparotomy after adequate fluid resuscitation and radiological imaging. A preoperative diagnosis of sigmoid volvulus and an operative diagnosis of ileosigmoid knotting or compound volvulus were established.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)245-246
Number of pages2
JournalTropical Doctor
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - Oct 2009


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