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Volvulus - x-ray

Volvulus - X-ray

Overview

A GI series in a patient with a twisted bowel (volvulus).

Review Date 10/27/2018

Updated by: Michael M. Phillips, MD, Clinical Professor of Medicine, The George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington, DC. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, Brenda Conaway, Editorial Director, and the A.D.A.M. Editorial team.