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Abdominal pain and fever

Author: Damiano Caruso, Marta Zerunian, Andrea Laghi. Rome, Italy
Body Region: Abdomen and Pelvis

1. Patient presentation
2. CT Images
3. CT Findings
4. Diagnosis
5. References

1. Patient presentation

  • A 75-year-old woman presented with vague abdominal pain, low-grade fever and sweating.
  • Her medical history included celiac disease and sigmoid diverticula.
  • Contrast-enhanced CT of the abdomen and pelvis was performed to evaluate the gastrointestinal tract and other splanchnic organs.