Volvulus Missed in Gastric Bypass Patient

January 2011
Clinician Reviews;Jan2011, Vol. 21 Issue 1, p5
Academic Journal
The article discusses a court case where the defendant emergency physician failed to detect a volvulus of the jejunum after a successful gastric bypass on a 37-year-old woman who presented herself to an emergency department in Kentucky with nausea and vomiting which caused a fatal septic event leading to her death.


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