Portal and mesenteric venous gas

Case contributed by Frank Gaillard

Patient Data

Age: Elderly

Note: This case has been tagged as "legacy" as it no longer meets image preparation and/or other case publication guidelines.

Selected images demonstrate very extensive portal venous gas due to ischemic bowel. Note the extensive peripheral liver and mesenteric intravascular gas.

Case Discussion

Unfortunately, but unsurprisingly, the patient passed away shortly after admission.

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