n SA Journal of Radiology - Right paraduodenal hernia : case report

Volume 10, Issue 2
  • ISSN : 1027-202X
  • E-ISSN: 2078-6778



Extracted from text ... 18 SA JOURNAL OF RADIOLOGY ? June 2006 A 30-year-old man was referred from a peripheral hospital with a 6-day history of abdominal pain and vomiting. He had been constipated for the previous 3 weeks. He was acutely ill and de hydrated. His pulse rate was 102/min, blood pressure (BP) 115/65 mmHg, respiratory rate 20/min and temperature 37.9 ?C. Abdominal examination revealed a distended stomach with a succussion splash. There was no rebound tenderness and rectal examination revealed stools in the rectum. A provisional diagnosis of a gastric outlet obstruction was made and a nasogastric tube was inserted draining green ..

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