Twist, twisted

"Twist, twisted" References in the ICD-10-CM Index to Diseases and Injuries

References in the ICD-10-CM Index to Diseases and Injuries applicable to the clinical term "twist, twisted"

  • Twist, twisted
    • bowel, colon or intestine - K56.2 Volvulus
    • hair (congenital) - Q84.1 Congenital morphological disturbances of hair, not elsewhere classified
    • mesentery - K56.2 Volvulus
    • omentum - K56.2 Volvulus
    • organ or site, congenital NEC - See: Anomaly, by site;
    • ovarian pedicle - See: Torsion, ovary;

Applicable Clinical Terms Definitions

Mesentery: A layer of the peritoneum which attaches the abdominal viscera to the ABDOMINAL WALL and conveys their blood vessels and nerves.

Omentum: A double-layered fold of peritoneum that attaches the STOMACH to other organs in the ABDOMINAL CAVITY.