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The hyperdense crescent sign

  • Wenjing Pang
  • Anne Karol
  • Quentin Minault
  • Francis Veillon
  • Aina Venkatasamy
Classics in Abdominal Radiology
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Notes

Compliance with ethical standards

Funding

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 human participants or animals performed by any of the authors.

Informed consent

Statement of informed consent was not applicable since the manuscript does not contain any patient data.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Shanghai Ninth People’s Hospital, Affiliated to Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of MedicineShanghaiChina
  2. 2.Lab. Stress Response and Innovative Therapies, Inserm U1113Strasbourg UniversityStrasbourgFrance
  3. 3.Service de Radiologie 1, Hôpital de HautepierreHôpitaux Universitaires de StrasbourgStrasbourg- CedexFrance

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