obstruction series

obstruction series

Imaging A series of x-rays obtained from a Pt with suspected obstruction or functional intestinal paralysis
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An obstruction series at the outlying Emergency Department was read as negative for obstruction.
Caption: Figure 1: (a) Obstruction series. (b) CT with PO and IV contrast.
Several days later, I discovered the call had not been from the ED but rather from the radiologist, who had suggested the diagnosis based on the patient's obstruction series.
An abdominal obstruction series with unenhanced computed tomography (CT) of the abdomen and pelvis and an exploratory laparotomy followed.