Radiological treatment of renal artery occlusion after blunt abdominal trauma
in a pediatric patient: is it never too late?
The patient that we herein report was a case with an isolated chylous rupture due to blunt abdominal trauma
presenting with both chylous ascites and chyloretroperitoneum without any other concomitant organ injuries.
Key words: Blunt abdominal trauma
, gastrointestinal injury, FAST.
Finally, we believe that due to very high sensitivity and negative predictive value, ultrasound can be used as a suitable tool for screening patients with blunt abdominal trauma
, if performed by a radiologist experienced in the field of trauma.
Complementary roles of diagnostic peritoneal lavage and computed tomography in the evaluation of blunt abdominal trauma
Despite the hitherto uncertain relationship between blunt abdominal trauma
and acute appendicitis, consideration of this rare co-existence would result in early management and an uneventful postoperative course.
Ruess L, Sivit CJ, Eichelberger MR, et al: Blunt abdominal trauma
in children: Impact of CT on operative and nonoperative management.
Elevated liver enzymes as a predictor of liver injury in stable blunt abdominal trauma
patients: case report and systematic review of the literature.
Mesenteric injury following blunt abdominal trauma
can be life-threatening when severe hemorrhage from disrupted mesenteric vessels or massive devascularization of the adjacent bowel segment results in perforation and peritonitis occur.
Diagnostic Value of ultrasound in Blunt Abdominal Trauma
Contrast enhanced spiral CT evaluation of blunt abdominal trauma
28-year-old man with a brain injury, contusions of the chest, 23-year-old man with a brain injury, blunt abdominal trauma
, a 25-year-old man with fractured ribs injured in an accident were brought to the 4th city hospital.