Uncomplicated portal venous gas associated with duodenal perforation following ERCP: CT features

Dimitri Merine, Elliot K. Fishman

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Abstract

Visualization of portal venous air in adults is usually an ominous sign of impending death. The case reported below demonstrates portal vein gas with a benign course in a patient with a duodenal perforation following endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)138-139
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of computer assisted tomography
Volume13
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 1989

Keywords

  • Computed tomography
  • Gas, formation
  • Pancreas, diseases
  • Veins, portal

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging

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