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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.