Abdominal Radiology

, Volume 41, Issue 7, pp 1433–1434 | Cite as

Colon cutoff sign

  • Venkatraman IndiranEmail author
Classics in Abdominal Imaging


Pancreatitis Acute Pancreatitis Aortic Aneurysm Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Transverse Colon 
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This article does not contain any studies with animals performed by any of the author(s). All procedures performed in studies involving human participants were in accordance with the ethical standards of the institutional and/or national research committee and with the 1964 Helsinki declaration and its later amendments or comparable ethical standards.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of RadiodiagnosisSree Balaji Medical College and HospitalChennaiIndia

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