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Epiploic appendagitis

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Right lower quadrant pain.

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A fat-density ovoid structure adjacent to ascending colon which shows thin high-density rim with surrounding inflammatory fat stranding, and thickening of the adjacent peritoneum.

Case Discussion

CT demonstating epiploic appendagitis in a patient with right lower quadrant pain

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Case information

rID: 11412
Published: 20th Oct 2010
Last edited: 31st Dec 2020
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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