Right Iliac fossa pain, one year after appendicectomy

Body Region: CT Colonography
Author: Authors of the case history: Franco Iafrate, Maria Ciolina, Paolo Baldassari, Department of Radiological Sciences, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy

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


1. Patient presentation

  • A 35-year-old man with a personal history of appendicectomy and a family history of colorectal
    cancer (lifetime CRC risk, 12 %) presented with recurrent pain in the right iliac fossa.

  • Conventional colonoscopy was proposed but he categorically refused.
  • The patient was referred for CT colonography.

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