The left subphrenic crescent sign in direct cholangiography.

  • B. O. Iko
  • Published 1987 in Clinical radiology


Left subdiaphragmatic collections of contrast medium were demonstrated in three patients during cholangiography. All the patients had undergone previous surgery for either biliary, gallbladder or pancreatic disease. The shape of the collections was crescentic and the underlying abnormality was an anterior subdiaphragmatic abscess. Left subphrenic abscesses… (More)


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@article{Iko1987TheLS, title={The left subphrenic crescent sign in direct cholangiography.}, author={B. O. Iko}, journal={Clinical radiology}, year={1987}, volume={38 5}, pages={549-50} }