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Suspicion of appendicitis in pregnant women: emergency evaluation by sonography and low-dose CT with oral contrast

Published inEuropean Radiology, vol. 29, no. 1, p. 345-352
Publication date2019
Abstract

To evaluate non-intravenously enhanced low-dose computed tomography with oral contrast (LDCT) for the assessment of pregnant women with right lower quadrant pain, when magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is not immediately available.

Keywords
  • Acute Disease
  • Administration, Oral
  • Adolescent
  • Adult
  • Algorithms
  • Appendicitis/diagnosis
  • Contrast Media/administration & dosage
  • Diagnosis, Differential
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Middle Aged
  • Pregnancy
  • Pregnancy Complications/diagnosis
  • Tomography, X-Ray Computed/methods
  • Ultrasonography/methods
  • Young Adult
Citation (ISO format)
POLETTI, Pierre-Alexandre Alois et al. Suspicion of appendicitis in pregnant women: emergency evaluation by sonography and low-dose CT with oral contrast. In: European Radiology, 2019, vol. 29, n° 1, p. 345–352. doi: 10.1007/s00330-018-5573-1
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ISSN of the journal0938-7994
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