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Positive fecal occult blood test

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 57-year-old woman had a positive result on the fecal occult blood test.
  • She had no known family history of colorectal cancer.
  • She declined to undergo colonoscopy and was referred for CT colonography.