Crohn's disease

Case contributed by Dr Dalia Ibrahim

Presentation

Abdominal pain.

Patient Data

Age: 30 year old
Gender: Female
CT

The terminal ileal loops show mural thickening and contrast enhancement of the mucosa, 

Prominent perienteric and pericolic vasculature highlighted by fibrofatty proliferation of the mesentery. 

Vascular dilatation and tortuosity of the vasa recta giving the (comb sign)

Few enlarged mesenteric lymph nodes. 

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Case information

rID: 29766
Case created: 20th Jun 2014
Last edited: 14th Mar 2016
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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