Retropneumoperitoneum

Known as: Pneumoretroperitoneum, Retropneumoperitoneum [Disease/Finding] 
Pathological or accidental introduction of air into the retroperitoneal space.
National Institutes of Health

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2009
2009
This study aimed to correlate computed tomography (CT) findings and outcomes in patients affected by bowel infarction. Twenty… (More)
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2008
2008
Patient 1 A woman with renal cell carcinoma (RCC) presented with sudden right sided flank pain and anuria. Two years earlier she… (More)
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2007
2007
Colonic perforation is an unusual complication of colonoscopy. We present a case of pneumothorax, pneumomediastinum… (More)
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2003
2003
Pneumoperitoneum (PP) is usually the result of perforation of the gastrointestinal (GI) tract with associated peritonitis… (More)
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Review
2002
Review
2002
Stapling procedure is a new technique for the surgical management of third-degree hemorrhoids. Even if long-term experience has… (More)
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Review
2000
Review
2000
Oliguria is a recognized component of the physiologic effect of increased intra-abdominal or retroperitoneal pressure. The cause… (More)
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1996
1996
Extraperitoneal cervical cancer "staging" is considered superior to a transperitoneal approach. We developed an entirely… (More)
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
BACKGROUND The use of therapeutic laparoscopy has become widespread recently. It is important to assess the effects of gaseous… (More)
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1993
1993
Subcutaneous emphysema, pneumomediastinum, and pneumothorax may result from surgical procedures and trauma and usually do not… (More)
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1992
Highly Cited
1992
Attempts at retroperitoneoscopy have mostly failed in the past due to the inability to create an effective pneumoretroperitoneum… (More)
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