Pneumoretroperitoneum

Case contributed by Dr Maxime St-Amant

Presentation

Follow up a post-operative patient with right hemicolectomy.

Patient Data

Age: 45 years
Gender: Male
X-ray

Abdomen

Ileostomy in the right iliac fossa.

Extensive right pneumoretroperitoneum with an associated, smaller pneumoperitoneum.

Case Discussion

The images show normal post-operative findings in this patient.

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Case information

rID: 20373
Published: 16th Nov 2012
Last edited: 30th Aug 2020
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