Body Region: Abdomen and Pelvis
Author: Davide Bellini, Andrea Laghi – Latina, Italy
1. Patient presentation
- A 66-year-old man presented with a 5-day history of abdominal pain.
- He reported neither fever nor diarrhea.
- Abdominal examination revealed generalized tenderness and distension. Plain abdominal radiographs and ultrasound of the abdomen were normal.
- Contrast-enhanced CT of the abdomen was performed for further evaluation.