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Positive fecal occult blood test

Author: Franco Iafrate, Fabio Accarpio, Rome, Italy
Body Region: CT Colonography

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

1. Patient presentation

  • A 66-year-old woman had a positive result on the fecal occult blood test.
  • She had never previously undergone a colonic examination, having refused conventional colonoscopy.
  • CT colonography was performed for further evaluation.