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The whirlpool sign: midgut volvulus


  1. Correspondence to Dr Chunsheng Li, Department of Emergency Medicine, Beijing Chao-yang Hospital, Capital Medical University, No. 8 Gongti South Street, Chao-yang District, Beijing 100020, China; lcschaoyang{at}
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Zhou H, Yan Y, Li C
The whirlpool sign: midgut volvulus

Publication history

  • Received December 9, 2013
  • Revised December 20, 2013
  • Accepted December 21, 2013
  • First published January 7, 2014.
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April 29, 2016

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