Small bowel obstruction

Case contributed by Dr Ahmed Abdrabou


Acute abdominal pain and vomiting.

Patient Data

Age: 43 years old
Gender: Male

Plain radiograph of the abdomen erect and supine view reveal dilated small bowel loops with typical air/fluid level and absent gas in colon and distal bowel suggestive of small bowel obstruction.

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Case information

rID: 27265
Published: 25th Jan 2014
Last edited: 13th Dec 2015
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