Iranian Journal of Radiology

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Recurrent Sigmoid Volvulus Associated With Eventration of Diaphragm in a Twenty-Six-Year-Old Man

Shailesh Mukund Prabhu 1 , * , Bhuvaneswari Venkatesan 1 , Gurucharan Shetty 2 , Mahender Kaur Narula 1 , Udit Chauhan 1 and Alok Kumar Udiya 1
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1 Department of Radiodiagnosis, Lady Hardinge Medical College, New Delhi, India
2 Department of Radiodiagnosis, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
Article information
  • Iranian Journal of Radiology: April 01, 2015, 12 (2); e8640
  • Published Online: April 22, 2015
  • Article Type: Case Report
  • Received: October 18, 2012
  • Revised: January 13, 2013
  • Accepted: January 31, 2013
  • DOI: 10.5812/iranjradiol.8640

To Cite: Prabhu S M, Venkatesan B, Shetty G, Narula M K, Chauhan U, et al. Recurrent Sigmoid Volvulus Associated With Eventration of Diaphragm in a Twenty-Six-Year-Old Man, Iran J Radiol. 2015 ; 12(2):e8640. doi: 10.5812/iranjradiol.8640.

Abstract
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1. Introduction
2. Case Presentation
3. Discussion
Acknowledgements
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