From the case: Pneumoperitoneum

X-ray
Massive free gas ...
Lateral
Massive free gas under abdominal wall, big fluid level representing ascites.
Modality: X-ray (Lateral)

- “ This patient had a pre pyloric perforation with 10 millimeters diameter due to peptic ulcer disease. ”

Used in the following articles:

  • Abdomen (dorsal decubitus view) - “ The dorsal decubitus view is a supplementary projection often replacing the lateral decubitus view in the context of an unstable patient who is un...”
  • Abdominal radiography - “ Abdominal radiography can be useful in many settings. Before the advent of computed tomography (CT) imaging, it was a primary means of investigati...”

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