Ascites or pleural effusion? CT differentiation: four useful criteria.

Published

Journal Article

CT can accurately distinguish between ascites and pleural fluid if the four signs described here are all considered in each case. Used individually these signs may be indeterminate or misleading.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Halvorsen, RA; Fedyshin, PJ; Korobkin, M; Foster, WL; Thompson, WM

Published Date

  • January 1, 1986

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 6 / 1

Start / End Page

  • 135 - 149

PubMed ID

  • 3685482

Pubmed Central ID

  • 3685482

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1527-1323

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0271-5333

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1148/radiographics.6.1.3685482

Language

  • eng