Topics: Abdominal Trauma
An 85-year-old male patient presented to the Outpatient Department with a history of abdominal discomfort and distension over the past 2 days. He is a known case of liver cirrhosis but was being managed conservatively. He does not give any history of fall or trauma to the chest or abdomen. The following image was obtained in the right flank region.
What is the most likely diagnosis? (select one only)
A. Intestinal obstruction.
B. Anechoic free fluid in the Morison’s pouch.
D. Hyperechoic/echogenic free fluid seen.
Answer: C, Ascites
Help us define the future! We need your your insights to help us scientifically develop a list of the top 25 point-of-care ultrasound protocols and procedures used worldwide. We would so appreciate it if you would participate in our POCUS25 Survey today!