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48 yo female with left lower quadrant pain

CT Images

Multiple axial CT images through the abdomen and pelvis

Questions

Reveal the Solution reveal the solution

  1. When this process is evaluated by US, the pericolonic fat is characteristically:
    Anechoic
    Hypoechoic
    Hyperechoic
    Isoechoic
  2. True or False: The underlying process occurs where the vasa recta vessels insert into the muscularis propria
  3. The diagnosis is relatively straightforward in this case. Name one complication other than pericolonic abscess, fistula, obstruction, hemorrhage and peritonitis.

 


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