Crohn disease

Case contributed by Dr Hani Makky ALSALAM


Diarrhea and weight loss.

Patient Data

Age: 25 years
Gender: Male

Long segment of mural thickening and enhancement involves the terminal ileum and pelvic ileal bowel loops with prominent perienteric vusculature giving the "comb sign" and prominent fibrofatty infiltration. 

Case Discussion

Crohn disease with terminal ileitis. Good example of fibrofatty proliferation and 'comb sign'

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Case information

rID: 8192
Published: 17th Jan 2010
Last edited: 6th Jul 2020
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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