•supportive management: IV fluids, gastrointestinal decompression; 75% require surgical intervention
•surgical correction of obstruction
•volvulus: ☆initial decompression with flexible sigmoidoscopy, operative reduction or sigmoid resection dependent on severity
•mechanical obstruction: ostomy alone(fecal diversion), colectomy with primary anastomosis or Hartmann procedure. May pursue stenting as bridging (follow with another intervention) or palliation
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