Pseudomembranous colitis (severe)
Septic shock of probable GI origin. Acute bloody diarrhea.
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Diffuse nodular thickening of the colon with fat stranding, compatible with an extensive pseudomembranous colitis. The colon is dilated, mainly near the hepatic angle, up to 7.8 cm. Important mucosal enhancement of the entire colon is also seen. Moderate ascites. Bilateral pleural effusions.
Stool cultures were positive for Clostridium difficile.