Longstanding hospitalization in intensive care unit due to attempted suicide with hypoglycaemia.
CT abdomen and pelvis
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CT scan shows grossly thickened colonic wall with enhancing mucosa and low attenuation oedematous submucosa. There is moderate ascites with some pericolonic fat stranding.
Clostridium difficile was isolated as etiologic agent. Given the clinical context, the findings are consistent with pseudomembranous colitis.