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Document type:
Journal Article 
Author(s):
Deniffel, Dominik; Goerke, Sebastian M; Rummeny, Ernst J; Laubenberger, Jörg 
Title:
Novel variant of reversed midgut rotation - retro-arterial proximal jejunum and transverse colon: a case report and review of the literature. 
Abstract:
Reversed rotation of the midgut is the rarest variation of midgut malrotations, which are congenital disorders that result from aberrant rotation and fixation of the midgut during embryological development. Common complications of these disorders are small bowel obstruction by volvulus or peritoneal bands, usually occurring in early infancy.A 23-year-old Caucasian woman presented with recurrent abdominal pain. A contrast-enhanced multidetector computed tomography study revealed a novel variant o...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
J Med Case Reports 
Year:
2018 
Journal volume:
12 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
261 
Print-ISSN:
1752-1947 
TUM Institution:
Institut für Diagnostische und Interventionelle Radiologie