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113 Possible Causes for Periumbilical Pain, Volvulus

  • Intestinal Obstruction

    Unlike many cases, the patient did not present with typical signs of volvulus.[] Evaluate pain . Crampy abdominal pain, an early sign, may be centered in the periumbilical area.[] OBJECTIVES: Small bowel volvulus is a rare disease, which is also challenging to diagnose.[]

  • Small Bowel Obstruction

    We present a case of primary ileal volvulus with a gangrenous segment and a brief overview of the current literature.[] Evaluate pain . Crampy abdominal pain, an early sign, may be centered in the periumbilical area.[] Direct injury and obstruction to the small bowel have been described but volvulus due to mesenteric penetration has not.[]

  • Mesenteric Cyst

    Computed tomographic features were diagnostic of volvulus of the proximal small bowel with associated mesenteric cyst.[] Death due to small intestinal volvulus is uncommon, especially when complicated by either a mesenteric defect or cyst.[] Small bowel volvulus with mesenteric cyst constituted a significant number in children with acute abdominal symptoms.[]

  • Meckel Diverticulum

    This report details the case of an 86-year-old patient with Meckel diverticulum that perforated because of a tumoral lesion at its apex, also known as volvulus of Meckel diverticulum[] Localised periumbilical pain may be experienced in the right lower quadrant (like appendicitis).[] It can cause melena, right lower quadrant pain, intussusception , volvulus , or obstruction near the terminal ileum.[]

  • Meckel Diverticulitis

    The most common presenting symptom is painless rectal bleeding such as black offensive stools, followed by intestinal obstruction, volvulus (torsion) and intussusception where[] The most common initial presentation is a periumbilical, gnawing pain that migrates within a few hours to the right iliac fossa.[] An urgent median laparotomy was performed, which revealed a small bowel volvulus comprising more than 3 feet of the small bowel.[]

  • Umbilical Hernia

    This can lead to serious complications of obstruction or the stomach twisting upon itself (volvulus).[] We report a case of a painful periumbilical mass ultimately diagnosed as an infected urachal cyst.[] They are often initially mistaken for more common causes of lower abdominal pain, and the diagnosis is usually made during evaluation for one of these more common conditions[]

  • Appendicitis

    Caecal volvulus is a rare cause of intestinal obstruction. Caecal volvulus precipitated by acute appendicitis is even rarer.[] Snap Shot 24-year-old presents with nausea, vomiting, constipation, and periumbilical pain that settles in the lower right quadrant.[] We report a case of small bowel volvulus caused by an MCL in a 3-year-old child who presented to the pediatric emergency department with right lower quadrant pain.[]

  • Volvulus

    There are several types of volvulus such as sigmoid volvulus, cecal volvulus, gastric volvulus, volvulus neonatorum and volvulus of the small intestine.[] Recurrent, intermittent periumbilical or epigastric pain occurring after ingestion of a meal with severity out of proportion to clinical examination is an important clinical[] The patient can present with an abrupt onset of signs and symptoms of small bowel obstruction, preceded by colicky epigastric or periumbilical pain, without a history of abdominal[]

  • Mesenteric Infarction

    Volvulus of the mesentery and blood supply - Volvulus with occlusion blood vessels 4.[] Clinical presentation is classically that of acute onset of severe periumbilical pain that is out of proportion to physical exam findings, /- nausea/vomiting.[] Clinical features Periumbilical pain that is disproportionate to physical findings Nausea and vomiting Diarrhea (bloody in later stages) Gangrenous bowel: rectal bleeding[]

  • Acute Pancreatitis

    Diagnosis Acute cholecystitis Acute coronary syndromes Aortic dissection Appendicitis Cholangitis Diabetic ketoacidosis Ectopic pregnancy Gastric outlet obstruction Gastric volvulus[] […] in the left upper quadrant, periumbilical region, and/or epigastrium, although in some cases acute pancreatitis may be painless.[] Differential Diagnosis of Acute Pancreatitis Acute myocardial infarction Cholangitis Cholecystitis Diabetic ketoacidosis Gastric outlet obstruction Gastric volvulus Hepatitis[]

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