Pediatric Radiology

, Volume 36, Issue 4, pp 355–357 | Cite as

Enhanced CT perfusion cut-off sign in midgut volvulus

  • Stephen M. HeneschEmail author
  • Michael L. Nance
  • Diego M. Jaramillo
Case Report


We present a case of malrotation with midgut volvulus in an infant in which we discovered a unique CT sign called the perfusion cut-off sign. We hope this case will help establish this crucial diagnosis in other cases.


Midgut volvulus CT Malrotation 


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© Springer-Verlag 2006

Authors and Affiliations

  • Stephen M. Henesch
    • 1
    Email author
  • Michael L. Nance
    • 2
  • Diego M. Jaramillo
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of RadiologyThe Children’s Hospital of PhiladelphiaPhiladelphiaUSA
  2. 2.Department of SurgeryThe Children’s Hospital of PhiladelphiaPhiladelphiaUSA

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