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- “ A patient with left-sided colonic diverticulosis was referred to CT abdomen for assessment of intra-abdominal free air following accidental perfor...”

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  • 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...”
  • Pneumoperitoneum - “ Pneumoperitoneum describes gas within the peritoneal cavity, often due to critical illness. There are numerous causes and several mimics. Patholo...”

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