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Table 3 Common radiological exams requested to evaluate acute abdomen in bariatric patients

From: The Operative management in Bariatric Acute abdomen (OBA) Survey: long-term complications of bariatric surgery and the emergency surgeon’s point of view

Radiological exams requestedNumber of answers%
Abdominal CT scan with oral intestinal opacification49/11741.9
Plain XR, enhanced CT scan49/11741.9
Plain XR, US16/11713.6
Plain XR1/1170.85
UGI, CT1/1170.85