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Disorders of intestinal rotation and fixation ("malrotation").
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  15378215     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Malrotation with volvulus is one of the true surgical emergencies of childhood. Prompt radiological diagnosis is often paramount to achieving a good outcome. An understanding of the normal and anomalous development of the midgut provides a basis for understanding the pathophysiology and the clinical presentation of malrotation and malrotation complicated by volvulus. In this essay, the radiologic findings of malrotation and volvulus are reviewed and illustrated with particular attention to the child with equivocal imaging findings.
Authors:
Peter J Strouse
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Review     Date:  2004-09-04
Journal Detail:
Title:  Pediatric radiology     Volume:  34     ISSN:  0301-0449     ISO Abbreviation:  Pediatr Radiol     Publication Date:  2004 Nov 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2004-10-25     Completed Date:  2005-03-01     Revised Date:  2005-11-16    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0365332     Medline TA:  Pediatr Radiol     Country:  Germany    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  837-51     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Section of Pediatric Radiology, C.S. Mott Children's Hospital, University of Michigan Medical Center, 1500 East Medical Center Drive, MI, Ann Arbor 48109-0252, USA. pstrouse@umich.edu
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Duodenum / radiography
Humans
Infant
Infant, Newborn
Intestinal Volvulus / congenital,  diagnosis*,  embryology,  radiography
Intestines / embryology,  radiography
Jejunum / radiography
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Prenatal Diagnosis

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