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Case 9005

Crohn’s colitis (ESGAR 2010 Case of the Day)

Author(s)
Courcoutsakis N, Astrinakis E, Prassopoulos P
 
Patient
female, 32 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    Figure 1

    Transverse section in the mid-abdomen on US revealed a multi-layered lesion in appearance corresponding to bowel wall thickening and narrowing lumen (1: stenotic lumen of the transverse colon, 2: thickened bowel wall,...

     
    Area of Interest: Abdomen; Colon; Gastrointestinal tract; Imaging Technique: Ultrasound; Special Focus: Inflammation;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    Figure 2

    Prominent-symmetric wall thickening of the transverse colon associated with severe lumen narrowing and prestenotic dilatation. Thickening and proliferation of the fat tissue in the greater omentum and the...

     
    Area of Interest: Abdomen; Colon; Gastrointestinal tract; Imaging Technique: CT; Special Focus: Inflammation;
     
     
Transverse section in the mid-abdomen on US revealed a multi-layered lesion in appearance corresponding to bowel wall thickening and narrowing lumen (1: stenotic lumen of the transverse colon, 2: thickened bowel wall, 3: prestenotic dilatation, 4: infiltrated epiploic fat).
 
Prominent-symmetric wall thickening of the transverse colon associated with severe lumen narrowing and prestenotic dilatation. Thickening and proliferation of the fat tissue in the greater omentum and the subperitoneal space (1,2,3,4: as in Figure 1).
 
 
 
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