Sigmoid diverticulitis

Case contributed by Dr Sajoscha Sorrentino


Left lower quadrant pain for four days. Known sigmoid diverticulosis.

Patient Data

Age: 70
Gender: Male

Sigmoid diverticulosis with segmental thickening of the colonic wall and pericolic stranding, i.e. sigmoid diverticulitis (Hansen & Stock IIa).

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Case information

rID: 16163
Published: 24th Dec 2011
Last edited: 16th Jul 2018
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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