Omental Torsion: An Uncommon Cause Of Abdominal Pain

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Karakilic E., AKPINAR E., METİN AKSU N., Iscanli D., Camkurt M. A.

JOURNAL OF EMERGENCY MEDICINE CASE REPORTS, vol.2, no.2, pp.14-16, 2011 (ESCI) identifier


Background: Omental torsion is an uncommon cause of an acute abdomen. Most often it presents with sign and symptoms of acute appendicitis. We report this case to reveal the clinical presentation and computed tomography imagine findings of omental torsion as an uncommon cause of abdominal pain.