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Immunocompromised patient presenting with right lower quadrant pain.


Marked caecal wall thickening with fat stranding.

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Zoomed in image of the caecum.

Case Discussion

Thickening and stranding of the caecum is consistent with typhlitis

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Case information

rID: 12046
Published: 20th Oct 2010
Last edited: 26th Sep 2015
Tag: colitis
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