Chilaiditi Syndrome: A Rare Cause of Shortness of Breath and Abdominal Pain


Ekmekyapar M. , TURTAY M. G. , YÜCEL N. , OĞUZTÜRK H. , GÜRBÜZ Ş. , DERYA S.

JOURNAL OF EMERGENCY MEDICINE CASE REPORTS, cilt.9, ss.16-18, 2018 (ESCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 9 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2018
  • Doi Numarası: 10.5152/jemcr.2018.1971
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF EMERGENCY MEDICINE CASE REPORTS
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.16-18

Özet

Introduction: Chilaiditi syndrome is a rare condition in which a segment of the small or large intestine is interposed in between the diaphragm and the liver. This case report presents a patient who was admitted to the Department of Emergency Medicine, Turgut Ozal Medical Center with complaints of respiratory distress and abdominal pain and then diagnosed with Chilaiditi syndrome.