Colonic diverticulosis: gross pathology

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard
Modality: Pathology

Diverticula, Sigmoid Colon Large bowel (sigmoid colon) showing multiple diverticula. Note how the diverticula appear on either side of the longitudinal muscle bundle (taenium). Image courtesy of A/Prof John Hayman MBBS, MD (Melb), FRCPA.

  • Original file: here 
  • Modifications: replaced background and square crop
  • License: Public domain. 
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Case Information

rID: 36417
Case created: 24th Apr 2015
Last edited: 11th Sep 2016
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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