Abdominal radiology: conditions (curriculum)

Dr Jeremy Jones et al.

Abdominal radiology conditions are a broad group of heterogeneous conditions that are split into:

  • true pathology (e.g. colonic carcinoma)
  • the underlying process (e.g. large bowel obstruction)

It is important to have an overview of these conditions and understand what imaging is useful in their diagnosis and further management.


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