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Fig. 2 | BMC Pediatrics

Fig. 2

From: Bedside upper gastrointestinal series in the neonatal intensive care unit

Fig. 2

A 3-week-old neonate with gastric volvulus. Images obtained from a 3-week-old neonate who was born at the gestational age of 30 weeks. a There is diffuse gaseous bowel distention, including the stomach, on baseline image. The contrast became localized only in the stomach with dilated distal esophagus b not only immediately, but also c 1 min and d 5 min delayed images. Distended distal esophagus and stomach without contrast passage was seen on e 1 h and f 2 h delayed images, with the proximity of the antrum and fundus suggestive of mesenteroaxial gastric volvulus. The findings were confirmed via surgery

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