Epiploic appendagitis

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Presentation

Left lower quadrant pain.

CT

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

Case Discussion

CT demonstrating epiploic appendagitis in a patient with left lower quadrant pain

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Case information

rID: 11413
Case created: 20th Oct 2010
Last edited: 12th Sep 2015
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