Stepladder sign

Case contributed by Dr Ian Bickle

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Illustrative purposes only

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Stepladder with slats 

Case Discussion

A stepladder from which the sign of an erect film in small bowel obstruction gets its name from fluid-gas levels in dilated bowel.

Photograph courtesy of Mr Roger Bickle.

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Case information

rID: 42937
Published: 16th Feb 2016
Last edited: 3rd Jul 2016
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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