Small Bowel Obstruction on POCUS

SBO diagnosis in minutes of patients arrival to ED, "to/fro peristalsis" (aka washing machine), place circulares (little fingers extending into lumen below), bowel diameter >2.5cm. Specificity ~ 90-95%

- Dr. Daniel Migliaccio
@TheScanimal

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Linked by Dr. Gerald Diaz @GeraldMD · 7 months ago
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