Abdomen frontal radiograph

2 hours after the...
2 hours after the patient was prepared with oral contrast for an abdominal CT, the findings persisted with patterns of a coffee bean sign becoming more apparent.
Modality: X-ray (Frontal)

- “ There was no hesitation to immediately take up the patient for surgery and detorsed. Thankfully the involved segment of bowel was not ischaemic, a...”

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