Torsion of a normal ovary is difficult to diagnose. This usually leads to a delayed treatment hesitating in hemorrhagic infarction and necrosis. We report here a case in a 40 days old girl detected at operation following a clinical and radiological picture of acute abdomen.
|Translated title of the contribution||Torsion of the ovary: an unusual cause of acute abdomen in childhood. Presentation of a case|
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||Pediatria Medica e Chirurgica|
|Publication status||Published - May 1991|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health