Imaging of abdominal pain in pregnancy.

  title={Imaging of abdominal pain in pregnancy.},
  author={Douglas S. Katz and Michele Klein and George Ganson and John J. Hines},
  journal={Radiologic clinics of North America},
  volume={50 1},
This article reviews the evolving radiology and clinical literature on imaging of suspected common and relatively common maternal nonobstetric conditions of the abdomen and pelvis, including appendicitis, urolithiasis, and biliary disease, as well as on trauma to the maternal abdomen and pelvis and to the fetus. Recommendations for imaging these conditions, based on the literature to date and on the authors' experiences at two tertiary-care institutions with busy obstetric services, are… CONTINUE READING