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Transomental herniation mimicking sigmoid volvulus.
Aust N Z J Surg. 1990 Feb; 60(2):133-5.AN

Abstract

Transomental herniation as a mechanism for large bowel obstruction is a comparative surgical rarity. The second such case is presented, together with a brief review of available literature. The pathogenesis of omental foraminae is discussed, and an additional aetiological mechanism is proposed.

Authors+Show Affiliations

Department of Surgery, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.No affiliation info available

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Case Reports
Journal Article
Review

Language

eng

PubMed ID

2183747

Citation

Siddins, M T., and K MacGowan. "Transomental Herniation Mimicking Sigmoid Volvulus." The Australian and New Zealand Journal of Surgery, vol. 60, no. 2, 1990, pp. 133-5.
Siddins MT, MacGowan K. Transomental herniation mimicking sigmoid volvulus. Aust N Z J Surg. 1990;60(2):133-5.
Siddins, M. T., & MacGowan, K. (1990). Transomental herniation mimicking sigmoid volvulus. The Australian and New Zealand Journal of Surgery, 60(2), 133-5.
Siddins MT, MacGowan K. Transomental Herniation Mimicking Sigmoid Volvulus. Aust N Z J Surg. 1990;60(2):133-5. PubMed PMID: 2183747.
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