A rare cause of abdominal distension

Pratt, H. A.; Tobin, C.
November 2008
British Journal of Radiology;Nov2008, Vol. 81 Issue 971, p916
Academic Journal
A case study of a 79-year-old woman with lethargy and anorexia is presented. The patient has been examined in which her abdomen was distended but otherwise unremarkable. She was pyrexial and had an erythrocyte sedimentation rate of 95 millimeter. Other entities that cause a large gas shadow in the abdomen has been examined.


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