Epiploic appendagitis

Case contributed by Dr Stefan Ludwig

Presentation

Left lower quadrant pain.

Patient Data

Age: 35
Gender: Male
CT

Anterior to the sigmoid/descending colon junction is a region of inflammation with central fat density. 

Case Discussion

Typical appearance and location of epiploic appendagitis

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Case information

rID: 14850
Case created: 31st Aug 2011
Last edited: 18th Dec 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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