ROLE OF USG IN PATIENTS WITH ACUTE ABDOMEN

Authors

  • Raghav Kumar Assistant Professor, Department of Radiodiagnosis, SMS Medical College & Associate Group of Hospitals, Jaipur
  • Saroj Kumari Assistant Professor, Department of Radiodiagnosis, SMS Medical College & Associate Group of Hospitals, Jaipur

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.32553/ijmbs.v5i11.2308

Keywords:

Ultrasound, X- Ray, Acute Abdomen

Abstract

Background: The main goal of imaging in acute abdomen is to narrow down the differential diagnosis and for prompt treatment.

Material and methods: This study was done on patient presented with acute abdomen in Department of Radiodiagnosis, SMS Medical College & Associate Group of Hospitals, Jaipur. Scout X-ray done in 100 patients. Scout X –Ray film gives lots of information and very helpful in diagnosing perforation and intestinal obstruction.

Results: USG was able to diagnose 94% cases of perforation peritonitis. intes­tinal obstruction was diagnosed only in 73.17% of cases with USG.

Conclusion: This study shows that simple X-Ray plays an important role in definite diagnosis of acute abdomen as compare to USG.

Keywords: Ultrasound, X- Ray, Acute Abdomen

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Published

2021-11-23

How to Cite

Kumar, R. ., & Kumari, S. . (2021). ROLE OF USG IN PATIENTS WITH ACUTE ABDOMEN. International Journal of Medical and Biomedical Studies, 5(11). https://doi.org/10.32553/ijmbs.v5i11.2308

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