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Research & Reviews  73 results

Management of Incidentalomas.
The Surgical Clinics of North America; Reidelberger K, Fingeret A

Nov 15th, 2021 - Incidental findings are common in the evaluation of surgical patients. Understanding the appropriate assessment and management of these frequent occurrences is important for the provision of comprehensive quality care. This review details the epid...

Omphalomesenteric Duct Anomalies in Children: A Multimodality Overview.
Radiographics : a Review Publication of the Radiological ... Inarejos Clemente EJ, Navarro OM et. al.

Nov 2nd, 2021 - The omphalomesenteric duct is an embryologic structure that connects the yolk sac with the primitive midgut of the developing fetus. Omphalomesenteric duct anomalies include a group of entities that result from failed resorption of the omphalomese...

Ileocolic Intussusception in a Woman: A Case Report and Literature Review.
The American Journal of Case Reports; Moniakis AA, Flamourakis ME et. al.

Oct 9th, 2021 - BACKGROUND Intussusception is a rare pathological entity in adults and remains a diagnostic challenge for clinicians, as it shares many clinical signs and symptoms with other morbid conditions (including appendicitis, abdominal hernias, colic, vol...

Meckel Diverticulum Surgery

Aug 27th, 2021 - Practice Essentials A Meckel diverticulum is an embryologic abnormality that is part of a spectrum of anomalies known as yolk stalk or omphalomesenteric duct remnants (see the images below). [1] Fabricus Hildanus first described a Meckel diverticu...

Meckel Diverticulum Surgery Clinical Presentation

Aug 27th, 2021 - History and Physical Examination Painless bleeding Lower gastrointestinal (GI) hemorrhage is the most common symptom in patients with a symptomatic Meckel diverticulum. [4] The mean age is 2 years, though this problem may occur in older children a...

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Guidelines  1 results

SNMMI and EANM practice guideline for meckel diverticulum scintigraphy 2.0.
Journal of Nuclear Medicine Technology; Spottswood SE, Pfluger T et. al.

Jun 21st, 2014 - SNMMI and EANM practice guideline for meckel diverticulum scintigraphy 2.0.|2014|Spottswood SE,Pfluger T,Bartold SP,Brandon D,Burchell N,|diagnostic imaging,methods,diagnostic imaging,methods,

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News  1 results

7-Month-Old Boy With Abdominal Pain and Rectal Bleeding

Dec 17th, 2015 - Most intussusceptions are idiopathic; only 2%-8% of cases are caused by an underlying disease or condition that creates a pathologic lead point for the intussusception.[2] Although the cause of intussusception is unknown in 90%-95% of children, a ...

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