oa Central African Journal of Medicine - Acute superior mesenteric vascular occlusion following internal herniation of redundant sigmoid colon

Volume 31, Issue 11
  • ISSN : 0008-9176



A case of herniation of the sigmoid colon through a defect in the small bowel mesentery resulting in volvulus with superior mesenteric vascular occlusion is reported. Local anatomical factors in the aetiology are discussed.

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