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Desai P, Epiploic appendagitis. Case study, Radiopaedia.org (Accessed on 27 Mar 2023) https://doi.org/10.53347/rID-17902
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23 May 2012
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Acute left iliac fossa pain. Ultrasound examination revealed no specific findings. Contrast-enhanced CT was performed.
Age: 25 years
From the case: Epiploic appendagitis
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Axial C+ portal venous phase
Abnormal fat density in left iliac fossa adjacent to the sigmoid colon - led to the diagnosis of epiploic appendagitis.
Other: left renal calculus, splenule.
Patient was managed conservatively with IV antibiotics.