Ladd procedure for adult intestinal malrotation: case report - malrotation in adults

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Intestinal (Bowel) Malrotation and Volvulus - Symptoms & Treatment malrotation in adults


Malrotation of the gut is a common paediatric condition that usually presents in the first month of life. However, presentation in adults is rare.

Intestinal malrotation is uncommon amongst adults but its complications can be devastating if not recognised early. Ladd's procedure either.

Because of its rarity, the diagnosis of intestinal malrotation in adult patients is often delayed and therefore associated with increased morbidity [4,5]. The clinical.