X-ray
Frontal
Modality: X-ray (Frontal)

- “ Initial plain AXR revealed some small bowel distension but the cause was not identified on contrast enhanced CT. Her clinical course did not impr...”

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  • Rigler sign (bowel) - “ The Rigler sign, also known as the double wall sign, is seen on a radiograph of the abdomen when the air is present on both sides of the intestine...”

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