Epiploic appendagitis

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Left lower quadrant pain.


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.

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

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