Rigler sign

Case contributed by Dr aaronow


Increased shortness of breath and tachypnoea.

Patient Data

Age: 20
Gender: Female

Bilateral free subdiaphragmatic gas.

Positive Rigler sign in the left upper quadrant.

Case Discussion

Cause for this was recent laparotomy.

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Case information

rID: 37502
Published: 10th Jun 2015
Last edited: 7th Oct 2015
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