Case contributed by Dr Ahmed Elowaidy


Cough and abdominal pain.


Left-sided abdominal lucency outlining the left kidney and left peritoneal reflections consistent with left-sided pneumoretroperitoneum.

Case Discussion

Left-sided pneumoretroperitoneum, likely secondary to colonic perforation.

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Case information

rID: 33131
Published: 14th Aug 2019
Last edited: 18th Jan 2020
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