Normal abdominal wall, peritoneum and fat

While ultrasound is mainly used to asses the intra-abdominal structures, the integrity of the abdominal and thoracic walls can also be evaluated. Understanding the normal appearance of the peritoneal and retroperitoneal fat is also important as these tissues, which can be difficult to recognize at first, are often involved in several types of abdominal pathologies. […] This entry was posted by Marc-Andre.