Volvulus in the pediatric population commonly occurs in the small bowel associated with malrotation or internal hernia whereas sigmoid volvulus (SV) is extremely rare. Herein we report a case of SV, review the literature and provide a suggested algorithm for diagnosis and management.
- Intestinal volvulus
- Sigmoid volvulus
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health