Acute epiploic appendagitis: Computed tomography findings
Mehmet Sait Doğan 1 * , Sümeyra Doğan, İsmet Baran
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1 Mardin Devlet Hastanesi Radyoloji Kliniği, Turkey* Corresponding Author


Acute epiploic appendagitis, an inflammatory process of epiploic appendages, is a rare cause of acute abdominal pain. Accurate diagnosis of this self limiting, conservatively treatable disease is important for preventing unnecessary hospital admission and surgery. In this paper we present pre- and post-treatment computed tomography findings of a 41 years old male patient who admitted to emergency service with acute abdominal pain and diagnosed with acute epiploic appendagitis. 


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Article Type: Case Report

J Clin Exp Invest, 2013, Volume 4, Issue 3, 395-397

Publication date: 12 Sep 2013

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