Abdominal X-ray - Scenario 2
Clinical information

Allow yourself ONE MINUTE to consider the following clinical information, then click the Next button to show the scenario image.

Clinical information

Mrs Green is a 72 year old retired teacher. She presents with a history of increasing abdominal pain and distension over the last 24 hours.

You will be shown an abdominal X-ray, and asked to comment on any relevant findings.

You will be asked to suggest the likely clinical history and examination findings.

You will also be asked to suggest an immediate plan for management.

Page author: Salisbury NHS Foundation Trust UK (Read bio)

Last reviewed: February 2016