Modality: X-ray (Supine-AP)

- “ AP supine and lateral shoot-through films in a 4 day old girl demonstrate a massive pneumoperitoneum, distending the abdomen and outlining the fa...”

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  • Neonatal pneumoperitoneum - “ The causes of neonatal pneumoperitoneum are different from adult pneumoperitoneum and include: perforated hollow viscus necrotizing enterocoliti...”
  • Football sign (pneumoperitoneum) - “ The football sign is seen in cases of massive pneumoperitoneum, where the abdominal cavity is outlined by gas from a perforated viscus. The median...”

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