Role of Endoscopy in the Management of Acute Colonic Pseudo-Obstruction and Colonic Volvulus

Publication Date: February 1, 2020
Last Updated: March 14, 2022

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For patients with uncomplicated sigmoid volvulus, we suggest endoscopy as the initial treatment modality. After successful detorsion, placement of decompression tube should be considered to maintain reduction and decrease risk of recurrence. (★★)
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Role of Endoscopy in the Management of Acute Colonic Pseudo-Obstruction and Colonic Volvulus

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