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Gastric Volvulus
Michael P. Federle, MD, FACR
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KEY FACTS

  • Imaging

    • Top Differential Diagnoses

      • Clinical Issues

        • Diagnostic Checklist

          TERMINOLOGY

          • Abbreviations

            • Gastric volvulus 
          • Definitions

            • Uncommon acquired twist of stomach on itself

          IMAGING

          • General Features

            • Radiographic Findings

              • Fluoroscopic Findings

                • CT Findings

                  • MR Findings

                    • Angiographic Findings

                      • Imaging Recommendations

                        DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                          PATHOLOGY

                          • General Features

                            • Gross Pathologic & Surgical Features

                              CLINICAL ISSUES

                              • Presentation

                                • Demographics

                                  • Natural History & Prognosis

                                    • Treatment

                                      DIAGNOSTIC CHECKLIST

                                      • Consider

                                        • Image Interpretation Pearls

                                          Selected References

                                          1. Collet D et al: Management of large para-esophageal hiatal hernias. J Visc Surg. 150(6):395-402, 2013
                                          2. Cross BN et al: Roux-en-Y gastric bypass in the setting of congenital malrotation: a report and review of the literature. Surg Obes Relat Dis. 9(6):e91-5, 2013
                                          3. Toydemir T et al: Laparoscopic management of totally intra-thoracic stomach with chronic volvulus. World J Gastroenterol. 19(35):5848-54, 2013
                                          4. Bawahab M et al: Management of acute paraesophageal hernia. Surg Endosc. 23(2):255-9, 2009
                                          5. Chang CC et al: A surgical emergency due to an incarcerated paraesophageal hernia. Am J Emerg Med. 27(1):134, 2009
                                          6. Gerstle JT et al: Gastric volvulus in children: lessons learned from delayed diagnoses. Semin Pediatr Surg. 18(2):98-103, 2009
                                          7. Yano F et al: Outcomes of surgical treatment of intrathoracic stomach. Dis Esophagus. 22(3):284-8, 2009
                                          8. Shivanand G et al: Gastric volvulus: acute and chronic presentation. Clin Imaging. 27(4):265-8, 2003
                                          9. Tabo T et al: Balloon repositioning of intrathoracic upside-down stomach and fixation by percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy. J Am Coll Surg. 197(5):868-71, 2003
                                          10. Godshall D et al: Gastric volvulus: case report and review of the literature. J Emerg Med. 17(5):837-40, 1999
                                          11. Schaefer DC et al: Gastric volvulus: an old disease process with some new twists. Gastroenterologist. 5(1):41-5, 1997
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                                          References
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                                          KEY FACTS

                                          • Imaging

                                            • Top Differential Diagnoses

                                              • Clinical Issues

                                                • Diagnostic Checklist

                                                  TERMINOLOGY

                                                  • Abbreviations

                                                    • Gastric volvulus 
                                                  • Definitions

                                                    • Uncommon acquired twist of stomach on itself

                                                  IMAGING

                                                  • General Features

                                                    • Radiographic Findings

                                                      • Fluoroscopic Findings

                                                        • CT Findings

                                                          • MR Findings

                                                            • Angiographic Findings

                                                              • Imaging Recommendations

                                                                DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                                                                  PATHOLOGY

                                                                  • General Features

                                                                    • Gross Pathologic & Surgical Features

                                                                      CLINICAL ISSUES

                                                                      • Presentation

                                                                        • Demographics

                                                                          • Natural History & Prognosis

                                                                            • Treatment

                                                                              DIAGNOSTIC CHECKLIST

                                                                              • Consider

                                                                                • Image Interpretation Pearls

                                                                                  Selected References

                                                                                  1. Collet D et al: Management of large para-esophageal hiatal hernias. J Visc Surg. 150(6):395-402, 2013
                                                                                  2. Cross BN et al: Roux-en-Y gastric bypass in the setting of congenital malrotation: a report and review of the literature. Surg Obes Relat Dis. 9(6):e91-5, 2013
                                                                                  3. Toydemir T et al: Laparoscopic management of totally intra-thoracic stomach with chronic volvulus. World J Gastroenterol. 19(35):5848-54, 2013
                                                                                  4. Bawahab M et al: Management of acute paraesophageal hernia. Surg Endosc. 23(2):255-9, 2009
                                                                                  5. Chang CC et al: A surgical emergency due to an incarcerated paraesophageal hernia. Am J Emerg Med. 27(1):134, 2009
                                                                                  6. Gerstle JT et al: Gastric volvulus in children: lessons learned from delayed diagnoses. Semin Pediatr Surg. 18(2):98-103, 2009
                                                                                  7. Yano F et al: Outcomes of surgical treatment of intrathoracic stomach. Dis Esophagus. 22(3):284-8, 2009
                                                                                  8. Shivanand G et al: Gastric volvulus: acute and chronic presentation. Clin Imaging. 27(4):265-8, 2003
                                                                                  9. Tabo T et al: Balloon repositioning of intrathoracic upside-down stomach and fixation by percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy. J Am Coll Surg. 197(5):868-71, 2003
                                                                                  10. Godshall D et al: Gastric volvulus: case report and review of the literature. J Emerg Med. 17(5):837-40, 1999
                                                                                  11. Schaefer DC et al: Gastric volvulus: an old disease process with some new twists. Gastroenterologist. 5(1):41-5, 1997