Cecal volvulus following laparoscopic nephrectomy and renal transplantation.

Published

Journal Article

Cecal volvulus is a rare cause of bowel obstruction that carries a high mortality. Recent surgery is known to be a risk factor for the development of cecal volvulus. We present a case of cecal volvulus following laparoscopic nephrectomy and renal transplantation.

Full Text

Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Eng, M; Ravindra, K

Published Date

  • October 2009

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 13 / 4

Start / End Page

  • 612 - 615

PubMed ID

  • 20202405

Pubmed Central ID

  • 20202405

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 1086-8089

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.4293/108680809X12589999538156

Language

  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States