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Abdominal pain in the puerperium

    Author: Asunción Torregrosa, València (Spain)
    Body Region: Abdomen and Pelvis

    1. Patient Presentation
    2. CT Images
    3. CT Findings
    3.1 Additional Information
    4. Diagnosis
    5. References

    1. Patient Presentation

    • A 31-year-old puerperal woman presented with severe abdominal pain.
    • Her delivery had been uncomplicated.
    • The results of her laboratory tests were normal.
    • Contrast-enhanced CT of the abdomen and pelvis was performed to rule out ovarian torsion, endometritis, or any other potential postpartum complication.