Abdominal Radiology

, Volume 44, Issue 1, pp 379–380 | Cite as

Target sign: appendicitis

  • Mohd IlyasEmail author
  • Zubair Ahmad
  • Arshed Hussain Parry
Classics in Abdominal Radiology


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Funding Source

There is no funding source.

Ethical approval

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.

Conflict of interest

All authors declare that there is no conflict of interest.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of RadiodiagnosisSher-i-Kashmir Institute of Medical SciencesSrinagarIndia

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