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Key Study: Pediatric abdominal radiograph use, constipation, and significant misdiagnoses

Key Study: Pediatric abdominal radiograph use, constipation, and significant misdiagnoses

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The objectives of this study were to determine the proportion of children diagnosed with constipation assigned a significant alternative diagnosis within 7 days (misdiagnosis), if there was an association between abdominal radiograph (AXR) performance and misdiagnosis, and if there were features that might identify children with misdiagnoses.