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Chilaiditi syndrome

introduction

  • a generally benign CXR finding of bowel gas under right diaphragm between the diaphragm and the liver which occurs in some 1% of older adults
  • should not be confused with free gas which may be a surgical emergency

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chilaiditi_syndrome.txt · Last modified: 2013/11/06 15:22 (external edit)