Chilaiditi syndrome

Case contributed by Dr Hani Salam

Presentation

Pre-employment check up.

Patient Data

Age: 35 years
Gender: Female
X-ray

Gas filled loops of large bowel underneath the right hemidiaphragm (Chilaiditi sign). 

Case Discussion

Chilaiditi syndrome is a cause of pseudopneumoperitoneum

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Case information

rID: 8418
Published: 29th Jan 2010
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
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