The Indian Journal of Pediatrics

, Volume 86, Issue 9, pp 817–829 | Cite as

Bowel Imaging in Children: Part 2

  • Devasenathipathy Kandasamy
  • Raju SharmaEmail author
  • Arun Kumar Gupta
Review Article


The bowel is a challenging abdominal organ to image. A variety of bowel disorders such as congenital, developmental, inflammatory, infectious and neoplastic lesions can affect children and most of them are either unique to this age group or have a distinct clinico-radiological appearance compared to adults. Imaging forms an integral part of management of these disorders. This article will cover inflammatory/infective, neoplastic and miscellaneous disorders affecting the bowel. The authors will highlight the salient imaging features for those entities.


Bowel Imaging Children 


Authors’ Contributions

All authors contributed equally to this manuscript.Dr. Arun Kumar Gupta and Dr. Raju Sharma will act as guarantors for this paper.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Devasenathipathy Kandasamy
    • 1
  • Raju Sharma
    • 1
    Email author
  • Arun Kumar Gupta
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of RadiodiagnosisAll India Institute of Medical SciencesNew DelhiIndia

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