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Intermittent abdominal discomfort

    Author: Carlo Catalano, MD, Rome, Italy
    Body Region: Abdomen and Pelvis

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

    1. Patient Presentation

    • A 66-year-old woman complained of intermittent abdominal discomfort.
    • Medical history included bilateral adnexectomy performed 5 years earlier.
    • Transabdominal ultrasonography did not reveal any pathology. Gastroscopy and colonoscopy
      also gave normal results.

    • Laboratory findings were normal and, in particular, levels of tumor biomarkers were not

    • She was referred for abdominal CT with oral contrast medium.