Chilaiditis Syndrome A Case Report By- Dr. Manoj Kumar ‘Arun’ Dr. Rajeev Kumar, and Dr. Dharm Prakash Dwivedi
Chilaiditi syndrome isa rare condition whenpain occurs due totransposition of a loopof large intestine (usuallytransverse colon) inbetween the diaphragmand the liver
Visible on plain abdominal X-ray or chest X-ray. Normally thiscauses no symptoms, and this iscalled Chilaiditis sign.
diagnosticChilaiditis sign isinterposition ofcolon between theliver and the righthemidiaphragm
First described by Demetrious Chilaiditi in 1910. The incidence in the general population ranges from 0.025% to 0.28%. The sex ratio is 4:1, men to women Elder person is more vulnerable. No genetic predisposition