Lipomatosis of Ileo-caecal valve

Case contributed by Dr Rupesh Namdev

Presentation

Constipation, right iliac fossa pain.

Patient Data

Age: 55 years
Gender: Male
Ultrasound

Lipomatosis of ileocaecal valve

Diffuse fatty deposition in the submucosal layer of Ileo-caecal valve seen as hyperechoic lesion.

CT

Lipomatosis of ileocaecal valve

Diffuse fatty deposition in the submucosal layer of Ileo-caecal valve.

Case Discussion

Ileocaecal lipomatosis

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Case information

rID: 26690
Case created: 3rd Jan 2014
Last edited: 15th Dec 2015
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