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Year : 2002  |  Volume : 12  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 129-130
Radiological quiz - abdomen


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Rajagopal K V, Lakhkar B N, Mehta P, Thomas T. Radiological quiz - abdomen. Indian J Radiol Imaging 2002;12:129-30

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A 50 year old man presented with vague abdominal pain since 11 months. One year back, he had undergone laparotomy for removal of an abdominal mass. Plain radiograph of the abdomen was unremarkable.

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