CC BY-NC-ND 4.0 · International Journal of Recent Surgical and Medical Sciences
DOI: 10.1055/s-0040-1721518
Case Report

Midgut Volvulus Due to a True Jejunal Diverticula

1  Department of General Surgery, Saint George Hospital University Medical Center, University of Balamand, Beirut, Lebanon
,
Amine Geahchan
2  Department of Radiology, Saint George Hospital University Medical Center, University of Balamand, Beirut, Lebanon
,
Fatimah Ghandour
3  Department of Pathology, Saint George Hospital University Medical Center, University of Balamand, Beirut, Lebanon
,
Fatmeh Ghandour-Hajj
3  Department of Pathology, Saint George Hospital University Medical Center, University of Balamand, Beirut, Lebanon
,
Hani Malouf
1  Department of General Surgery, Saint George Hospital University Medical Center, University of Balamand, Beirut, Lebanon
,
Imad El Hajj
1  Department of General Surgery, Saint George Hospital University Medical Center, University of Balamand, Beirut, Lebanon
,
1  Department of General Surgery, Saint George Hospital University Medical Center, University of Balamand, Beirut, Lebanon
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Abstract

Jejunal diverticula is a rare condition quoted to affect between 0.5% and 7% of the individuals. This disease is usually clinically silent but becomes symptomatic when complications develop. Among its complications is small bowel volvulus that is a very rare entity.



Publication History

Publication Date:
29 November 2020 (online)

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