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Criteria of Federle et al for Distinguishing Abdominal Bleeding Due to Coagulopathy from a Ruptured Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm on CT Scan

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With aging populations the number of patients with both an abdominal aortic aneurysm and a coagulopathy increase. Certain findings on a CT scan can help to decide which of these is present in a patient with intra-abdominal hemorrhage. Occasionally both may be present.

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