AB9 Retrorectal soft tissue space [radiography]
In inflammatory disease of the large bowel, the retrorectal soft tissues may be thickened. This can be evaluated on a colon examination.
KeywordsPublic Health Short Distance Inflammatory Disease Normal Variation Pediatric Surgery
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