Diverticulitis

Case contributed by Dr David Cuete

Presentation

Pelvic fossa pain

Patient Data

Age: 55
Gender: Female
CT

CT abdomen and pelvis

At the level of the sigmoid colon, there are multiple images of diverticula with density increased mesenteric fat. No free fluid is observed or intra-abdominal collection.

Case Discussion

Findings consistent with diverticulitis with no signs of complication.

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Case information

rID: 23224
Case created: 30th May 2013
Last edited: 14th Aug 2016
Tag: colon
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