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Diagnosis almost certain


Immunocompromised patient presenting with right lower quadrant pain.

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Marked cecal wall thickening with fat stranding.

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Zoomed in image of the cecum.

Case Discussion

Thickening and stranding of the cecum in an immunocompromised patient is consistent with typhlitis

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