Peritoneal and Mesenteric Trauma

  • Armando Rossi
  • Giorgio Rossi
Part of the Medical Radiology book series (MEDRAD)


Abdominopelvic traumas can produce contusions, dilacerations, peritoneal and ligamental avulsions, fractures of parenchymatous organs, perforation of the bowel, rupture of the biliary and urinary tracts, and tear or rupture of vessels with penetration of fluid (blood, urine, bile) or gas into the peritoneal cavity and the subperitoneal spaces.


Blunt Trauma Abdominal Trauma Comput Assist Blunt Abdominal Trauma Ileal Loop 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Armando Rossi
    • 1
  • Giorgio Rossi
    • 2
  1. 1.Institute of Radiological SciencesUniversity of ParmaParmaItaly
  2. 2.Local Health Unit (ASL)Hospital of FidenzaFidenza (Pr)Italy

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