Abdominal Radiology

, Volume 43, Issue 11, pp 3192–3194 | Cite as

The sentinel loop sign

  • Naiim AliEmail author
  • Sergey Leshchinskiy
  • Mark Johnson
  • Robert D’Agostino
Classics in Abdominal Radiology


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No funding was received for this study.

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The authors declare that they have no conflict of interest.

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This article does not contain any studies with human participants or animals performed by any of the authors.

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Statement of informed consent was not applicable since the manuscript does not contain any patient data.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Naiim Ali
    • 1
    Email author
  • Sergey Leshchinskiy
    • 1
  • Mark Johnson
    • 1
  • Robert D’Agostino
    • 1
  1. 1.University of Vermont Medical CenterBurlingtonUSA

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