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ABDOMINAL IMAGING Table of Contents   
Year : 2017  |  Volume : 27  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 13-22
Multimodality imaging of adult gastric emergencies: A pictorial review


1 Department of Body Imaging, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, Texas, USA
2 Department of Body Imaging, Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, Ohio, USA

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Abhijit Sunnapwar
Department of Body Imaging, University of Texas Health Science Center, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, San Antonio, Texas - 78229
USA
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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


DOI: 10.4103/0971-3026.202957

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Acute gastric emergencies require urgent surgical or nonsurgical intervention because they are associated with high morbidity and mortality. Imaging plays an important role in diagnosis since the clinical symptoms are often nonspecific and radiologist may be the first one to suggest a diagnosis as the imaging findings are often characteristic. The purpose of this article is to provide a comprehensive review of multimodality imaging (plain radiograph, fluoroscopy, and computed tomography) of various life threatening gastric emergencies.


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