From the case: Trichobezoar

Modality: CT
Coronal non-contrast
Modality: CT (non-contrast)

- “ Bezoars are known to cause small bowel obstruction and sometimes CT may demonstrate the bezoar as a mass in the obstructed segment of bowel. The b...”

Used in the following articles:

  • Bezoar - “ Bezoars are accumulations of undigestable contents with the gastrointestinal tract 2.  They are known to cause small bowel obstruction and someti...”
  • Rapunzel syndrome - “ Rapunzel syndrome is the term for a trichobezoar (gastric 'hair ball') which has a tail-like extension  into the small bowel through the pylorus c...”

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