Skip to main content
Log in

The diagnosis of malrotation and volvulus in the older child and adult: A trap for radiologists

  • A Pediatric G. I. Symposium — From the 1993 Society for Pediatric Radiology Meeting in Seattle
  • Published:
Pediatric Radiology Aims and scope Submit manuscript

This is a preview of subscription content, log in via an institution to check access.

Access this article

Subscribe and save

Springer+ Basic
EUR 32.99 /Month
  • Get 10 units per month
  • Download Article/Chapter or Ebook
  • 1 Unit = 1 Article or 1 Chapter
  • Cancel anytime
Subscribe now

Buy Now

Price excludes VAT (USA)
Tax calculation will be finalised during checkout.

Instant access to the full article PDF.

References

  1. Loyer E, Eggli KD (1980) Sonographic evidence of superior mesenteric vascular relationship in malrotation. Pediatr Radiol 19: 173

    Google Scholar 

  2. Zerin JM, DiPetro MA (1991) Mesenteric vascular anatomy at CT: normal and abnormal appearance. Radiology 11: 18

    Google Scholar 

  3. Pracros JP et al (1992) Ultrasound diagnosis of midgut volvulus: the whirlpool sign. Pediatr Radiol 22: 18

    PubMed  Google Scholar 

  4. Spigland N et al (1990) Malrotation presenting beyond the neonatal period. J Pediatr Surg 25: 1139

    PubMed  Google Scholar 

  5. Fukuya T et al (1993) Midgut volvulus as a complication of intestinal malrotation in adults. Dig Dis Sci 38: 438

    PubMed  Google Scholar 

  6. Ablow RC et al (1983) Z-shaped duodeno-jejuna loop: sign of mesenteric fixation and congenital bands. AJR 141: 461

    PubMed  Google Scholar 

  7. Cope Z (1972) The acute abdomen in rhyme, 5th edn. Lewis, London, p 68

    Google Scholar 

Download references

Author information

Authors and Affiliations

Authors

Rights and permissions

Reprints and permissions

About this article

Cite this article

Berdon, W.E. The diagnosis of malrotation and volvulus in the older child and adult: A trap for radiologists. Pediatr Radiol 25, 101–103 (1995). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF02010316

Download citation

  • Issue Date:

  • DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/BF02010316

Navigation