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Farzam F, Epiploic Appendagitis. Case study, Radiopaedia.org (Accessed on 20 Mar 2023) https://doi.org/10.53347/rID-80676
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30 Jul 2020
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Kabul University of Medical Science
Acute left lower quadrant pain
Age: 20 years
From the case: Epiploic Appendagitis
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A small ovoid lesion of fatty density with a high-attenuation margin and mild surrounding fat stranding, adjacent to the distal descending colon in the left iliac fossa, representing epiploic appendagitis.
Epiploic appendagitis is an uncommon self-limiting ischemic/inflammatory process involving appendix epiploica of the colon, causing acute focal abdominal pain.