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Sepsis in an intravenous drug user

    Author: Markus Juchems, Ulm, Germany
    Body Region: Abdomen and Pelvis

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

    1. Patient Presentation

    • A 39-year-old man presented in a septic condition.
    • His medical history included intravenous drug abuse.
    • CT of the thorax and abdomen was performed to identify potential reasons for the sepsis.