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Year : 2006  |  Volume : 16  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 965-967
Radiological quiz - abdomen

Diwan Chand Aggarwal Imaging Research Centre, 10 B K G Marg, New Delhi 110016, India

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Date of Submission10-Mar-2006
Date of Acceptance20-Oct-2006

How to cite this article:
Singhal A, Gothi R, Singhal S. Radiological quiz - abdomen. Indian J Radiol Imaging 2006;16:965-7

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Singhal A, Gothi R, Singhal S. Radiological quiz - abdomen. Indian J Radiol Imaging [serial online] 2006 [cited 2021 Mar 1];16:965-7. Available from:
A 5 1/2 year old female child presented with gradually progressive abdominal distension, chronic constipation and episodic vomiting since birth. Her abdomen was distended and she had two firm, non-tender, intra-abdominal lumps moving well with respiration. The provisional clinical diagnosis made was abdominal Kochs with cold abscesses.

Skiagrams of the chest and abdomen did not reveal any specific abnormality.

A CECT abdomen with axial, coronal and saggittal reconstructions as well as ultrasound of the abdomen using a high resolution probe was performed.

What is the diagnosis?

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Diwan Chand Aggarwal Imaging Research Centre, 10 B K G Marg, New Delhi 110016
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DOI: 10.4103/0971-3026.32403

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