Typhlitis

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Presentation

Immunocompromised patient presenting with right lower quadrant pain.

CT

Marked cecal wall thickening with fat stranding.

Annotated image

Zoomed in image of the cecum.

Case Discussion

Thickening and stranding of the cecum 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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