Abdomen: Laparotomy Pads Packing an Open Wound on Plain Film Abdomen: Laparotomy Pads Packing an Open Wound on Plain Film

Findings: There are four lap pads packing an open wound.   Discussion: Laparotomy pads are also called lap tapes...

Abdomen: Retained 4x8 Sponge on Plain Films Abdomen: Retained 4x8 Sponge on Plain Films

Findings: These two patients both presented with retained 4x8 sponge(s) on supine plain films as demonstrated.  ...

Abdomen: Retained Laparotomy Sponge on Plain Film Abdomen: Retained Laparotomy Sponge on Plain Film

Findings: These two patients present with retained laparotomy sponges on upright and supine plain films.  ...

Abdomen: Retained Retractor Bolt on Plain Film Abdomen: Retained Retractor Bolt on Plain Film

Findings: This patient presents with a retained surgical retractor bolt on supine plain film as demonstrated.  ...

Abdomen: Retained Sixty mm Straight Cutting Needle on Plain Films Abdomen: Retained Sixty mm Straight Cutting Needle on Plain Films

Findings: These two patients present with a retained sixty mm straight cutting needle on supine plain films as...

Abdomen: Retained Suture Needles on Plain Film Abdomen: Retained Suture Needles on Plain Film

Findings: This patient presents with three retained suture needles on frontal pelvis plain film.

Autoclave Indicators Autoclave Indicators

Findings: You are shown photographs and a radiograph of autoclave indicators.   Discussion: Autoclave indicators...

Cautery Blades Cautery Blades

Findings: You are shown photographs, a radiograph, and CT scans of cautery blades. One cautery blade was CT scanned in a...

Cautery Tip Cleaner Scrub Pad Cautery Tip Cleaner Scrub Pad

Findings: You are shown photographs, a radiograph, and CT scans of a cautery tip cleaner scrub pad. One pad contains one...

Chest: Retained Tonsil Sponge on UGI and CT Scan Chest: Retained Tonsil Sponge on UGI and CT Scan

Findings: This patients presents with a retained generic tonsil sponge on esophageal barium swallow and coronal CT...

 
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