What does pneumatosis look like?

What does pneumatosis look like?

The patterns of the radiolucencies are seen as linear, curvilinear, small bubbles, or collections of cysts. Cystic collections of gas localized to the wall of the colon are suggestive of primary pneumatosis intestinalis.

What is air in the abdomen called?

Pneumoperitoneum is the presence of air or gas in the abdominal (peritoneal) cavity.

What causes air bubbles in your intestines?

Gas in your digestive tract is created when you swallow air. It is also caused by the breakdown of some foods by good bacteria in your colon. Your body gets rid of gas by burping or by passing it through your rectum. Most foods with carbohydrates cause gas.

What does free air in the colon mean?

Free gas, or pneumoperitoneum, is gas or air trapped within the peritoneal cavity, but outside the lumen of the bowel. Pneumoperitoneum can be due to bowel perforation, or due to insufflation of gas (CO2 or air) during laparoscopy.

What is precision air?

Precision Air is a public listed Tanzanian airline, which is a leader in providing scheduled flight services to over 10 destinations within and outside Tanzania from its main hub Dar es Salaam. The company operates on the principle that quick, comfortable and reliable service is the best way to serve its customers.

Why choose precision air and plumbing for HVAC maintenance in Arizona?

Living in the greater Phoenix area, you know how important a properly functioning air conditioning system is to your home’s comfort level. That’s why since 1995, Precision Air and Plumbing has been servicing and maintaining air conditioners and HVAC systems for Arizona residents.

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Why choose Precision Air Tanzania?

Tanzania, situated on the eastern part of the continent of Africa just south of the equator, is a vast country endowed with varied natural splendor. Precision Air started with its headquarters in Arusha – the midpoint between the Cape and Cairo, which is the entry point to many of Tanzania’s world-renowned landmarks and national parks.