Sigmoid Volvulus: Relationship between Mental Retardation Sigmoid Volvulus in Mental retardation

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Sabri Selcuk Atamanalp

Abstract

Sigmoid volvulus (SV) is a rare large bowel obstruction form worldwide. Mental retardation is thought as a causative factor in SV. In this paper, the relationship between SV and mental retardation is discussed in the light of the largest SV series over the world.

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Literature Review With Cases
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Sabri Selcuk Atamanalp, Ataturk University Faculty of Medicine Department of General Surgery

Ataturk University Faculty of Medicine Department of General Surgery