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Postoperative abdominal pain

    Author: Jean-François Paul, MD, Plessis-Robinson, France
    Body Region: Cardiovascular

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

    1. Patient Presentation

    • A 78-year-old woman was operated for mitral valve replacement.
    • Two days after the intervention, she complained of progressive abdominal pain.
    • Multidetector CT was performed for postoperative evaluation.