Ultrasonic examination in the acute abdomen


Dr.Jabbar Ali Hussien, Dr. Majid Hamid Hussien
Ministry of Health / Baghdad health department/Almadain General Hospital / Iraq.


This is a prospective study of 92 cases , 60 female 32 male presented with different acute abdominal conditions, evaluation of their ultrasonographic examinations had done and its accuracy rate in general was 92.3 percent. this rate reached 100 percent in certain cases as liver abscess, ovarian cyst while it is 95 percent in the diagnosis of calculus cholecystitis and 81.8 percent in the complications of appendicitis . being non invasive , safe and rapid this aid established in the investigation of certain acute abdominal disorders and nowadays routinely used in certain condition.