Radiation enteritis

Case contributed by Dr Omar Bashir

Presentation

History of pelvic radiotherapy and anterior resection for rectal cancer.

Patient Data

Age: 55 years
Gender: Female
CT

CT Abdomen

CT scan of the abdomen and pelvis with oral and IV contrast shows mural thickening of loops of distal ileum in the pelvis.

Case Discussion

In this setting, the appearance is consistent with radiation enteritis

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Case information

rID: 16284
Published: 6th Jan 2012
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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