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Case 718

Small bowel diverticulosis

Author(s)
A. Sias, V. Alvino, M. Cirina, C. Onnis, G. Mallarini
 
Patient
male, 82 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    Small bowel enema
     

    Small bowel enema: the patient is supine and the enteroclysis 13F Maglinte tube is placed with its tip at the level of the ligament of Treitz. Initali filling of jejunal loops by contrast media (barium followed by...

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Small bowel enema;

    Contrast media had filled the small bowel completely. Several contrast filled radiopaque diverticula are seen in the left upper quadrant.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Small bowel enema;

    Contrast media has reached the transverse colon. There is still filling of the jejunal diverticula despite the fact the normal segments of the small bowel are emptying of contrast material.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Small bowel enema;
     
     
  • Figure 2

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    Area of Interest: unknown;
     
     
Small bowel enema: the patient is supine and the enteroclysis 13F Maglinte tube is placed with its tip at the level of the ligament of Treitz. Initali filling of jejunal loops by contrast media (barium followed by metilcellulose)
 
Contrast media had filled the small bowel completely. Several contrast filled radiopaque diverticula are seen in the left upper quadrant.
 
Contrast media has reached the transverse colon. There is still filling of the jejunal diverticula despite the fact the normal segments of the small bowel are emptying of contrast material.
 
 
 
 
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