Author declares no conflict of interest.

In addition to the presenter, following authors who may have helped with the content writing, review, or approval declare no conflict of interest.

  • Hatem Abou-Sayed, MD
  • Dr. Pei Purdom (DNP)
  • Dr. Benish Zahra
  • Dr. Iqra Batool
  • Dr. Heba Alzawahri

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Sigmoid Volvulus

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Dr. Sayed continues his lecture series on evaluation and management of common conditions presenting with an acute abdomen.

Learning objectives of this video are the following:

1. Sigmoid volvulus - relevant anatomy.

2. Functional physiology.

3. Typical presentation.

4. Radiographic details.

5. Workup.

6. Treatment. 

Presented by Dr. Hatem Abou-Sayed



Hatem Abou-Sayed, MD

Tim A. Sayed, M.D., MBA is a board certified plastic surgeon and software developer. He is double board-certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery and the American Board of Surgery. Tim was trained at Massachusetts General Hospital (Harvard Medical School) and the University of California at San Francisco (UCSF).

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