Diverticulitis

Case contributed by Dr David Cuete

Presentation

Pelvic fossa pain

Patient Data

Age: 55
Gender: Female

CT abdomen and pelvis

Modality: CT

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
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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