Vólvulo

La obstrucción intestinal es un bloqueo total o parcial que impide que los contenidos intestinales pasen por el intestino. El vólvulo es un giro del intestino sobre sí mismo y es una de las causas de la obstrucción intestinal.Vólvulo

Revision

Last reviewed 8/1/2012 by Neil K. Kaneshiro, MD, MHA, Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, University of Washington School of Medicine. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M. Health Solutions, Ebix, Inc.

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