Intra-peritoneal free gas

Case contributed by Dr Jeremy Jones
Modality: X-ray

.

Case Discussion

Caecal perforation with a significant amount of intra-peritoneal gas demonstrating Rigler's sign beautifully on the AP view.

  • green arrows: luminal surface
  • white arrows: peritoneal surface
PlayAdd to Share

Case Information

rID: 8041
Case created: 4th Jan 2010
Last edited: 17th Oct 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

Updating… Please wait.
Loadinganimation

Alert accept

Error Unable to process the form. Check for errors and try again.

Alert accept Thank you for updating your details.