No requirement for x ray
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> On Jan 19, 2015, at 9:42 AM, jennifer marin <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> We are interested in ED practices regarding routine plain radiographs obtained prior to radiology ultrasounds for patients with suspected intussusception.
> Specifically, are you required to get an x-ray before an ultrasound will be done (i.e. to evaluate for free air)?
> Thanks for everyone's input.
> Jennifer Marin, MD, MScChildren's Hospital of Pittsburgh
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