EDITOR'S QUIZ:GI SNAPSHOT: An unusual case of abdominal pain
- EDITOR'S QUIZ:GI SNAPSHOT: Answer. // Gut;Aug2004, Vol. 53 Issue 8, p1158
This article presents the answer related to a clinical study of abdominal pain. An emergency operation was performed which revealed foreign material which had the perforated bowel region was undertaken and intraperitoneal drainage was performed. The object that had been imaged on the computed...
- Your questions answered. Gardner, Alan // Talkback Magazine;Autumn2008, p48
The article presents questions and answers related to abdomen pain including will a disc replacement help the patient and are there any other therapies or courses of action for those suffering from severe abdominal pain.
- EDITOR'S QUIZ: GI SNAPSHOT..... An unusual case of terminal ileal stricture. Gaya, D. R.; Morris, A. J.; Going, J. J. // Gut;May2005, Vol. 54 Issue 5, p616
The article presents a question regarding diagnosis of a person who was referred for investigation of constant severe abdominal pain and profound weight loss. The person was a smoker of 60 cigarettes per day but denied alcohol excess.
- MDCT of thoraco-abdominal trauma: an evaluation of the success and limitations of primary interpretation using multiplanar reformatted images vs axial images. Ashok Jayashankar; Unni Udayasankar; Sunit Sebastian; Eva Lee; Mannudeep Kalra; William Small // Emergency Radiology;Jan2008, Vol. 15 Issue 1, p29
AbstractÃ‚Â Ã‚Â To assess whether independent evaluation of coronal and sagittal reformatted images can replace axial images for primary interpretation of multidetector row computed tomography (MDCT) images in patients with thoraco-abdominal trauma. 111 (M/F 69:42) patients with acute...
- Small-bowel obstruction secondary to obturator hernia. Fu-Zong Wu; Jer-Shyung Huang; Chia-Ling Chen // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;12/14/2010, Vol. 182 Issue 18, p2005
The article presents a case study of an 84-year old woman with a history of diffuse abdominal pain and vomiting. It states that a radiograph of the abdomen indicated enlarged loops of small bowel and multiple air-fluid levels. Furthermore, preoperative diagnosis through computed tomography of...
- EDITOR'S QUIZ: GI SNAPSHOT: Abdominal pain in a patient with an oesophageal stent. Spiller, Robin; Tan, K. T.; Borley, N.; Hopkins, R. // Gut;Nov2005, Vol. 54 Issue 11, p1535
Presents a quiz related to the diagnosis of a person suffering from abdominal pain.
- EDITOR'S QUIZ: GI SNAPSHOT. Colagrande, S.; Santini, S.; Pinzani, M. // Gut;Jun2006, Vol. 55 Issue 6, p774
A quiz concerning a medical case study involving a 41 year old female with non-specific abdominal pain and intermittent hyperpyrexia is presented.
- Editor's quiz: GI snapshot: ANSWER. // Gut;May2008, Vol. 57 Issue 5, p694
The article presents the answer to a quiz concerning abdominal pain.
- Epiploic Appendagitis: An Emerging Diagnosis for General Surgeons. Boulanger, Bernard R.; Barnes, Stephen; Bernard, Andrew C. // American Surgeon;Nov2002, Vol. 68 Issue 11, p1022
The increased use of sonography and computed tomography in the assessment of lower abdominal pain has led to the greater recognition of epiploic appendagitis. Although epiploic appendagitis is increasingly described and diagnosed by radiologists it is rarely discussed in the surgical literature....