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Abdominal Radiology

, Volume 42, Issue 11, pp 2769–2771 | Cite as

The football sign

  • Meshal Ali AlshahraniEmail author
  • Faisal Fahad Aloufi
  • Faisal Mohammed Alabdulkarim
  • Abdulrahman Hesham Nadrah
Classics in Abdominal Imaging

Keywords

Perforation Ileus Bowel Obstruction Abdominal Radiograph Gastric Perforation 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

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

  • Meshal Ali Alshahrani
    • 1
    Email author
  • Faisal Fahad Aloufi
    • 1
  • Faisal Mohammed Alabdulkarim
    • 1
  • Abdulrahman Hesham Nadrah
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of RadiologyKing Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research CentreRiyadhSaudi Arabia

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