Free peritoneal gas

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard

Patient Data

Age: Neonate
X-ray

A supine film demonstrates an ovoid lucency just right of the midline consistent with free peritoneal gas (pneumoperitoneum) in a neonate.

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Case information

rID: 7883
Published: 20th Dec 2009
Last edited: 5th Sep 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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