• Medicine
  • Published 2008

Diagnostic Value of Ultrasonography in Evaluation of Blunt Abdominal Trauma

  title={Diagnostic Value of Ultrasonography in Evaluation of Blunt Abdominal Trauma},
  author={Atif Latif and Muhammad Ashraf Farooq and Muhammad Adeel Azhar},
Objectives: To evaluate the diagnostic value of ultrasound in detecting intraabdominal injuries in patients with blunt abdominal trauma. Patients and Methods: The study was conducted in the department of radiology, Combined Military Hospital Lahore, from 13th September 2006 to 29th September 2007. A total of 70 patients with blunt abdominal trauma were included. They all underwent Ultrasonography (US) followed by Computed Tomographic (CT) scan of abdomen. Sensitivity, specificity, positive and… CONTINUE READING


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