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Case 13788

Midgut volvulus in an infant with intestinal malrotation

Author(s)
Arthur DAVID, Stéphanie Volpi, Thomas Lefrançois, Stéphan De Napoli Cocci, Eric Frampas, Marie-Pierre Quéré

Services de Radiologie Pédiatrique et de Chirugie infantile
Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Nantes
1, place Alexis Ricordeau
44093 Nantes
 
Patient
male, 4 day(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    Ultrasonography
     

    Ultrasonography without colour Doppler showing an inversion of the position of the SMA and the SMV.

     
    Area of Interest: Abdomen; Imaging Technique: Ultrasound; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Congenital;

    Ultrasonography with colour Doppler showing an inversion of the position of the SMA and SMV.

     
    Area of Interest: Abdomen; Imaging Technique: Ultrasound-Colour Doppler; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Congenital;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    Ultrasonography

    Ultrasonography showing an epigastric mass with a typical whirlpool pattern (arrow).

     
    Area of Interest: Abdomen; Imaging Technique: Ultrasound; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Congenital;
     
     
  • Figure 3
    Abdominal radiograph

    Abdominal radiograph revealing paucity of bowel gas distal to the duodenum.

     
    Area of Interest: Abdomen; Imaging Technique: Conventional radiography; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Congenital;
     
     
  • Figure 4
    Upper gastrointestinal imaging

    Upper gastrointestinal imaging at delayed phase revealing dilated stomach and proximal duodenum with stagnation of the contrast.

     
    Area of Interest: Abdomen; Imaging Technique: Conventional radiography; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Congenital;
     
     
Ultrasonography without colour Doppler showing an inversion of the position of the SMA and the SMV.
 
Ultrasonography with colour Doppler showing an inversion of the position of the SMA and SMV.
 
Ultrasonography showing an epigastric mass with a typical whirlpool pattern (arrow).
 
Abdominal radiograph revealing paucity of bowel gas distal to the duodenum.
 
Upper gastrointestinal imaging at delayed phase revealing dilated stomach and proximal duodenum with stagnation of the contrast.
 
 
 
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