CT aided scintigraphic diagnosis of bleeding rectal sheath hematoma

Vani Vijayakumar, Matthew E. Anderson

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Abstract

We present a case of rectal sheath hematoma with bleeding where computed tomography aided radionuclide gastro intestinal bleeding scintigraphy in the diagnosis and appropriate management, thus avoiding a laparotomy.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)233-235
Number of pages3
JournalEmergency Radiology
Volume11
Issue number4
DOIs
StatePublished - Jun 1 2005

Keywords

  • CT
  • GI bleeding
  • Radionuclide
  • Rectal sheath hematoma
  • Scintigraphy

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Emergency Medicine
  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging

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