CT colonography in a patient with abdominal pain, disturbed bowel movements and positive FOBT

Body Region: CT Colonography
Author: Simone Vinici, Filippo Tiberia, Davide Bellini

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

1. Patient presentation

  • A 59-year-old-woman with a positive family history for colorectal cancer presented with recurrent abdominal pain and disturbed bowel movements.
  • Faecal occult blood test was positive.
  • She refused to undergo colonoscopy and was therefore referred for CT colonography.

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