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Lower left quadrant pain

    Author: Andrik J. Aschoff, MD, Ulm, Germany
    Body Region: Abdomen and Pelvis

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

    1. Patient Presentation

    • A 54-year-old woman with pain in the lower left quadrant of the abdomen was admitted to the
      emergency room.

    • The level of C-reactive protein was slightly elevated (7.6 mg/l).
    • After initial sonography without specific findings, contrast-enhanced CT of the abdomen was