International Journal of Radiology Research

International Journal of Radiology Research


International Journal of Radiology Research
Vol. 2, Issue 2 (2020)

Computerised tomography in aetiological diagnosis of small bowel obstruction: Report of a rare case


Sujata Rai, Anang Pangeni, Ashish Kiran Shrestha, Pratit Pokharel, Vikal Chandra Shakya

Post-operative small bowel obstruction is a recognized complication following appendectomy. Computerized tomography (CT) can aid differentiate high grade obstruction, identify location and detect complications thus help in guiding management plan. We report a rare event of a band from the appendiceal stump causing small bowel obstruction, appropriately identified by CT, managed with favourable outcome.
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