Designed and created by Guideline Central in participation with the American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons
Publication Date: September 1, 2021
Last Updated: March 3, 2023
This patient summary means to discuss key recommendations from the American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons (ASCRS) for the management of colonic volvulus and acute colonic pseudo-obstruction. It is limited to adults 18 years of age and older and should not be used as a reference for children.