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 Abdomen

Modality: CT

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
Case created: 6th Jan 2012
Last edited: 16th Dec 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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