Crohn's disease

Case contributed by Dr Hani Salam

Presentation

23-year-old male with diarrhea and weight loss.

Modality: CT

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's disease with terminal ileitis. Good example of fibro-fatty proliferation and 'comb sign'

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Case Information

rID: 8192
Case created: 17th Jan 2010
Last edited: 19th Feb 2016
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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