Ulcerative colitis

Case contributed by Mohammad Taghi Niknejad
Diagnosis certain


Chronic abdominal pain.

Patient Data

Age: 30 years
Gender: Male

Diffuse colorectal circumferential increased wall thickness is present accompanied by surrounding fat stranding and multiple small pericolic enlarged lymph nodes. 

Case Discussion

Known pathology proven case of ulcerative colitis, an inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) that not only predominantly affects the colon, but also has extraintestinal manifestations.

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