Chest X-ray

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  1. bb100

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    diagnosis?

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    Re: X-ray

    Massive air under both hemidiaphragms ( made visible by the air acting as a contrast; seen as a white arc on both sides ) with the right hemidiaphragm visibly lifted and pushing the heart to the left.

    Diagnosis: pneumoperitoneum secondary to bowel perforation.
     

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    Yep, i think so. Massive pneumoperitoneum after bowel perforation.
     

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    Correct diagnosis :
    Pneumoperitoneum
     

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