Abdominal Radiology

, Volume 43, Issue 12, pp 3518–3519 | Cite as

Enhanced peritoneal stripe sign

  • Venkatraman IndiranEmail author
  • R. Vinoth Kumar
  • Beno Jefferson
Classics in Abdominal Radiology


Compliance with ethical standards


No funding was received for this study.

Conflict of interest

The authors declare that they have no conflict of interest.

Ethical approval

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.

Informed consent

Informed consent was obtained from all individual participants included in the study.

Supplementary material

Video 1: Ultrasound clip using 10 MHz linear transducer shows Enhanced Peritoneal Stripe Sign with adjacent reverberation artifacts Supplementary material 1 (MP4 5080 kb)


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Authors and Affiliations

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

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