CT of small bowel obstruction secondary to a cocaine-filled condom

Gregory Chaljub, Rajeev K. Shah, David Limon, Orhan S. Ozkan, Santiago Marroquin

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Abstract

Drug smuggling is prevalent in our society. It is now frequently seen in the emergency room as an acute life-threatening emergency. The following case describes one such patient with an emphasis on the CT findings in these cases.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)333-335
Number of pages3
JournalEmergency Radiology
Volume9
Issue number6
StatePublished - Dec 2002

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Drug Trafficking
Condoms
Cocaine
Hospital Emergency Service
Emergencies

Keywords

  • Abdominal pain
  • Cocaine
  • CT findings
  • Double condom sign
  • Drug smuggling
  • Intussusception

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging

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Chaljub, G., Shah, R. K., Limon, D., Ozkan, O. S., & Marroquin, S. (2002). CT of small bowel obstruction secondary to a cocaine-filled condom. Emergency Radiology, 9(6), 333-335.

CT of small bowel obstruction secondary to a cocaine-filled condom. / Chaljub, Gregory; Shah, Rajeev K.; Limon, David; Ozkan, Orhan S.; Marroquin, Santiago.

In: Emergency Radiology, Vol. 9, No. 6, 12.2002, p. 333-335.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Chaljub, G, Shah, RK, Limon, D, Ozkan, OS & Marroquin, S 2002, 'CT of small bowel obstruction secondary to a cocaine-filled condom', Emergency Radiology, vol. 9, no. 6, pp. 333-335.
Chaljub G, Shah RK, Limon D, Ozkan OS, Marroquin S. CT of small bowel obstruction secondary to a cocaine-filled condom. Emergency Radiology. 2002 Dec;9(6):333-335.
Chaljub, Gregory ; Shah, Rajeev K. ; Limon, David ; Ozkan, Orhan S. ; Marroquin, Santiago. / CT of small bowel obstruction secondary to a cocaine-filled condom. In: Emergency Radiology. 2002 ; Vol. 9, No. 6. pp. 333-335.
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