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Answer and discussion: Abdominal and neuroimaging quiz case

Shalendra Misser
South African Journal of Radiology | Vol 20, No 1 | a1088 | DOI: https://doi.org/10.4102/sajr.v20i1.1088 | © 2016 Shalendra Misser | This work is licensed under CC Attribution 4.0
Submitted: 04 September 2016 | Published: 28 September 2016

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Shalendra Misser, Lake Smit and Partners Inc, Durban, South Africa

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A 40 year old lady had a CT and an MRI scan of her brain for investigation of severe headache following recent recurrent bowel surgery. The post-operative course was complicated by abdominal wall haematoma and she required multiple blood transfusions. Background history of multiple previous bowel resections and chronic anti-inflammatory therapy for inflammatory bowel disease was noted.


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