CT in the evaluation of nontraumatic abdominal pain in pregnant women.

@article{Lazarus2007CTIT,
  title={CT in the evaluation of nontraumatic abdominal pain in pregnant women.},
  author={Elizabeth Lazarus and William W. Mayo-Smith and Martha B. Mainiero and Patricia K Spencer},
  journal={Radiology},
  year={2007},
  volume={244 3},
  pages={784-90}
}
PURPOSE To retrospectively determine sensitivity and specificity of computed tomography (CT) for the diagnosis of appendicitis in pregnant women with nontraumatic abdominal pain and retrospectively compare findings at CT and ultrasonography (US) in patients who underwent both examinations, with surgery or clinical follow-up as a reference standard… CONTINUE READING