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Ovarian torsion

MedGen UID:
472891
Concept ID:
C0149952
Anatomical Abnormality
Synonyms: Ovarian Torsion; Ovarian Torsions; Torsion, Ovarian; Torsions, Ovarian
SNOMED CT: Torsion of ovary (13595002); Ovarian torsion (13595002)
 
HPO: HP:0034503

Definition

Ovarian torsion is a twisting of the ligaments that support the adnexa, cutting off the blood flow to the ovary. [from HPO]

Professional guidelines

PubMed

Wheeler V, Umstead B, Chadwick C
Am Fam Physician 2023 Dec;108(6):580-587. PMID: 38215419
Carter MR, Green BR
Emerg Med Pract 2011 Jul;13(7):1-17; quiz 18. PMID: 22164398
Bottomley C, Bourne T
Best Pract Res Clin Obstet Gynaecol 2009 Oct;23(5):711-24. Epub 2009 Mar 18 doi: 10.1016/j.bpobgyn.2009.02.001. PMID: 19299205

Recent clinical studies

Etiology

Bridwell RE, Koyfman A, Long B
Am J Emerg Med 2022 Jun;56:145-150. Epub 2022 Mar 31 doi: 10.1016/j.ajem.2022.03.046. PMID: 35397355
Northridge JL
Pediatr Ann 2020 Apr 1;49(4):e183-e187. doi: 10.3928/19382359-20200227-01. PMID: 32275763
Dewey K, Wittrock C
Emerg Med Clin North Am 2019 May;37(2):207-218. doi: 10.1016/j.emc.2019.01.012. PMID: 30940367
Dasgupta R, Renaud E, Goldin AB, Baird R, Cameron DB, Arnold MA, Diefenbach KA, Gosain A, Grabowski J, Guner YS, Jancelewicz T, Kawaguchi A, Lal DR, Oyetunji TA, Ricca RL, Shelton J, Somme S, Williams RF, Downard CD
J Pediatr Surg 2018 Jul;53(7):1387-1391. Epub 2017 Nov 16 doi: 10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2017.10.053. PMID: 29153467
Bottomley C, Bourne T
Best Pract Res Clin Obstet Gynaecol 2009 Oct;23(5):711-24. Epub 2009 Mar 18 doi: 10.1016/j.bpobgyn.2009.02.001. PMID: 19299205

Diagnosis

Bridwell RE, Koyfman A, Long B
Am J Emerg Med 2022 Jun;56:145-150. Epub 2022 Mar 31 doi: 10.1016/j.ajem.2022.03.046. PMID: 35397355
Murali N, El Hayek SM
Emerg Med Clin North Am 2021 Nov;39(4):839-850. Epub 2021 Sep 10 doi: 10.1016/j.emc.2021.07.003. PMID: 34600641Free PMC Article
Halsey-Nichols M, McCoin N
Emerg Med Clin North Am 2021 Nov;39(4):703-717. Epub 2021 Sep 9 doi: 10.1016/j.emc.2021.07.005. PMID: 34600632
Rivera Domínguez A, Mora Jurado A, García de la Oliva A, de Araujo Martins-Romeo D, Cueto Álvarez L
Radiologia 2017 Mar-Apr;59(2):115-127. Epub 2016 Dec 12 doi: 10.1016/j.rx.2016.09.010. PMID: 27979433
Bottomley C, Bourne T
Best Pract Res Clin Obstet Gynaecol 2009 Oct;23(5):711-24. Epub 2009 Mar 18 doi: 10.1016/j.bpobgyn.2009.02.001. PMID: 19299205

Therapy

Homewood LN, Dave ED, Ali R, Mallawaarachchi IV, Ratcliffe SJ, Balasubramani GK, Lee TTM
J Minim Invasive Gynecol 2022 Feb;29(2):250-256. Epub 2021 Aug 14 doi: 10.1016/j.jmig.2021.08.006. PMID: 34400354Free PMC Article
Hilbert SM, Gunderson S
Emerg Med Clin North Am 2019 May;37(2):239-249. doi: 10.1016/j.emc.2019.01.005. PMID: 30940369
Santos-Ribeiro S, Mackens S, Racca A, Blockeel C
Best Pract Res Clin Endocrinol Metab 2019 Feb;33(1):9-19. Epub 2018 Nov 3 doi: 10.1016/j.beem.2018.10.006. PMID: 30473208
Tyraskis A, Bakalis S, David AL, Eaton S, De Coppi P
Prenat Diagn 2017 Oct;37(10):951-958. doi: 10.1002/pd.5143. PMID: 28886226
Sasaki KJ, Miller CE
J Minim Invasive Gynecol 2014 Mar-Apr;21(2):196-202. Epub 2013 Oct 12 doi: 10.1016/j.jmig.2013.09.010. PMID: 24126258

Prognosis

Chmel Roman Jr, Chubanovová Nikoleta, Kelčík Roland, Nováčková Marta
Ceska Gynekol 2023;88(2):120-125. doi: 10.48095/cccg2023120. PMID: 37130738
Akdam A, Bor N, Fouks Y, Ram M, Laskov I, Levin I, Cohen A
J Minim Invasive Gynecol 2022 Aug;29(8):1011-1018. Epub 2022 May 13 doi: 10.1016/j.jmig.2022.05.007. PMID: 35577246
Soh PQ, Cheng C, Reddington C, Dior UP, Healey M
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 2022 Aug;62(4):548-552. Epub 2022 Mar 4 doi: 10.1111/ajo.13506. PMID: 35246837
Weng X, Xie X, Liu C, Hong X, Yi J
Ginekol Pol 2020;91(5):277-280. doi: 10.5603/GP.2020.0066. PMID: 32495934
Santos-Ribeiro S, Mackens S, Racca A, Blockeel C
Best Pract Res Clin Endocrinol Metab 2019 Feb;33(1):9-19. Epub 2018 Nov 3 doi: 10.1016/j.beem.2018.10.006. PMID: 30473208

Clinical prediction guides

Shen L, Tse JR, Negrete LM, Flory MN, Yoon L, Kamaya A
Abdom Radiol (NY) 2022 Oct;47(10):3583-3593. Epub 2022 Jul 9 doi: 10.1007/s00261-022-03601-6. PMID: 35809127
Akdam A, Bor N, Fouks Y, Ram M, Laskov I, Levin I, Cohen A
J Minim Invasive Gynecol 2022 Aug;29(8):1011-1018. Epub 2022 May 13 doi: 10.1016/j.jmig.2022.05.007. PMID: 35577246
Soh PQ, Cheng C, Reddington C, Dior UP, Healey M
Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 2022 Aug;62(4):548-552. Epub 2022 Mar 4 doi: 10.1111/ajo.13506. PMID: 35246837
Meyer R, Meller N, Mohr-Sasson A, Toussia-Cohen S, Komem DA, Mashiach R, Levin G
J Pediatr Surg 2022 Mar;57(3):497-501. Epub 2021 Mar 28 doi: 10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2021.03.052. PMID: 33902897
Rey-Bellet Gasser C, Gehri M, Joseph JM, Pauchard JY
Pediatr Emerg Care 2016 Apr;32(4):256-61. doi: 10.1097/PEC.0000000000000621. PMID: 26855342

Recent systematic reviews

Dasgupta R, Renaud E, Goldin AB, Baird R, Cameron DB, Arnold MA, Diefenbach KA, Gosain A, Grabowski J, Guner YS, Jancelewicz T, Kawaguchi A, Lal DR, Oyetunji TA, Ricca RL, Shelton J, Somme S, Williams RF, Downard CD
J Pediatr Surg 2018 Jul;53(7):1387-1391. Epub 2017 Nov 16 doi: 10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2017.10.053. PMID: 29153467
Tyraskis A, Bakalis S, David AL, Eaton S, De Coppi P
Prenat Diagn 2017 Oct;37(10):951-958. doi: 10.1002/pd.5143. PMID: 28886226
Raicevic M, Saxena AK
World J Pediatr 2017 Oct;13(5):416-420. Epub 2017 Jun 22 doi: 10.1007/s12519-017-0052-3. PMID: 28646432
Rey-Bellet Gasser C, Gehri M, Joseph JM, Pauchard JY
Pediatr Emerg Care 2016 Apr;32(4):256-61. doi: 10.1097/PEC.0000000000000621. PMID: 26855342
Christopoulos G, Goubet S, Kelly T
J Obstet Gynaecol 2013 Jul;33(5):438-41. doi: 10.3109/01443615.2013.788622. PMID: 23815191

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