Patient complains of recurrent abdominal pain in the last month.
CT Abdomen and pelvis
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Focal thickening of the colonic wall in the proximal transverse colon with luminal narrowing.
The patient had a segment with colonoscopy and biopsy, which revealed that it was a colonic adenocarcinoma (pathological confirmation).
Colorectal cancers can be found anywhere from the caecum to the rectum, in the following distribution:
- recto-sigmoid : 55%
- caecum and ascending colon : 22%
- transverse colon : 11%
- descending colon : 6%