A pulmonary embolism case presenting with upper abdominal and flank pain


Unluer E. E. , DENİZBAŞI ALTINOK A.

EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF EMERGENCY MEDICINE, cilt.10, ss.135-138, 2003 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 10 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 2003
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1097/01.mej.0000072621.17469.c4
  • Dergi Adı: EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF EMERGENCY MEDICINE
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.135-138

Özet

Background The clinical manifestations of pulmonary thromboembolism are non-specific, which makes this condition difficult to diagnose. A case of helical computerized tomography angiographically documented pulmonary thromboembolism, which initially presented as upper abdominal and flank pain, is described.