Emergency #25 – Flashcard

57-year-old man with left iliac fossa pain:

What do you see?

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* Infiltration/haziness around colon descendens with central fat density
* No or only moderate (secondary) inflammation of colonic wall

Epiploic appendagitis

* Diverticulitis mimic, but self-limiting
* No-touch-lesion!

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