Dome sign - pneumoperitoneum

Case contributed by Dr Mohammad Taghi Niknejad

Patient Data

Age: Child
Gender: Female
X-ray

see below

Case Discussion

Air on the top of the liquid, may be recognized by Dome sign and usually there is no need to take another film in erect position to see the fluid level.

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Case information

rID: 23578
Case created: 24th Jun 2013
Last edited: 26th Jan 2016
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