Barium retained in diverticula

Case contributed by Dr Hein Els


Abdominal pain.

Patient Data

Gender: Female

Barium present in multiple diverticula projecting over the pelvis, likely associated with the sigmoid colon.

Case Discussion

Multiple barium filled diverticula project over the pelvis. The diverticula are likely at the sigmoid colon. The patient had a barium swallow during the preceding week. 

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Case information

rID: 58888
Published: 11th Mar 2018
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included