Intestinal interposition: the prevalence and clinical relevance of non-hepatodiaphragmatic conditions (non-Chilaiditi forms) documented by CT and review of the literature

@article{Bredolo2011IntestinalIT,
  title={Intestinal interposition: the prevalence and clinical relevance of non-hepatodiaphragmatic conditions (non-Chilaiditi forms) documented by CT and review of the literature},
  author={Fabio Bredolo and Antonio Esposito and Elena Casiraghi and Gianpaolo Cornalba and Pietro Biondetti},
  journal={La radiologia medica},
  year={2011},
  volume={116},
  pages={607-619}
}
This study was done to assess the prevalence and clinical impact of non-hepatodiaphragmatic interpositions in a sample of adult patients undergoing computed tomography (CT) for a variety of medical reasons. From November 2008 to April 2009, two observers jointly examined the cases of intestinal interposition in 4,338 adults undergoing CT investigations. This study sought to identify not only hepatodiaphragmatic intestinal interpositions, defined as Chilaiditi, but also other forms of intestinal… CONTINUE READING

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