Omental infarct

Case contributed by Dr Michael P Hartung


Abdominal pain.

Patient Data

Age: 45 years
Gender: Male

Relatively subtle haziness of the left mid abdominal omentum. 

Case Discussion

Subtle small area of omental infarction in the left mid abdomen. Omental infarct is an important cause for self-limited abdominal pain to keep in mind, and is associated with obesity, strenuous activity, congestive heart failure, and surgery/trauma. 

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Case information

rID: 77292
Published: 11th May 2020
Last edited: 12th May 2020
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