An Approach to Imaging the Acute Abdomen in Pediatrics
The acute abdomen is a common and often extremely challenging emergency in pediatrics. This chapter outlines an approach to imaging evaluation and management of children with acute abdominal pain and focuses attention on the more common causes of abdominal pain that may require surgery.
KeywordsAcute Appendicitis Acute Abdomen Acute Abdominal Pain Contrast Enema Plain Abdominal Radiograph
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