malrotation


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mal·ro·ta·tion

n. malarotación, rotación anormal o defectuosa de un órgano o parte.
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The main causes of short bowel syndrome in children is damaged intestinal tissue, blockage or obstruction in intestine, gastroschisis, and rotation of the midgut also known as malrotation and in grown-ups.
Intestinal malrotation is an anomaly, which mainly manifests itself in early life.
I was diagnosed with Congenital Intestinal Malrotation. In other words, I was born with a messed-up digestive system.
Luke's Medical Center and Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children are proud to offer adolescent and pediatric robotic procedures for the following conditions: Appendectomy, Intestinal resection, Choledochal Cyst, Cholecystectomy, Splenectomy, Partial Splenectomy, Adrenalectomy, Nissen Fundoplication, Heller Myotomy, Pyloroplasty, Intestinal Resection, Ileostomy, Colon Resection, Colectomy with Pull Through, Correction of Malrotation and Ovarian Cyst Removal.
Horseshoe kidney (HSK) is the most common congenital renal fusion anomaly and is characterised by three morphological anomalies: ectopia, malrotation and changes in vascular supply.
Because the appendix is located in an abnormal position there are two different anatomic anomalies attributed to a left-sided appendix: situs inversus and malrotation of the midgut loop.
There was no evidence of a malrotation, bands or strictures.
Midgut volvulus is a rare type of malrotation that develops as a result of the rotation of the mesenteric root around the superior mesenteric artery (1).
His past medical history was significant for Smith-Lemli-Opitz syndrome, neurogenic bladder, recurrent urinary tract infections, severe developmental delay, history of malrotation status post Ladd procedure, and gastrostomy tube dependence.
Majority of the cases are reported to be on the right side, possibly because of natural position of caecum and appendix.4 Few cases are reported on the left side and can happen only if there is malrotation, situs inversus or mobile caecum.5,8 Amyand's hernia is rarely suspected preoperatively.4,7
He also reviewed the diagnosis and management of other abdominal surgical emergencies, including malrotation presenting with midgut volvulus, intussusception and infantile pyloric stenosis.