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Case 37

  • Rita Joarder
  • Neil Crundwell
  • Matthew Gibson
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Abstract

A 22-year-old male patient with long history of ­terminal ileal Crohn’s disease underwent MDCT of the abdomen for right iliac fossa pain. Inflammatory markers and bowel habit were normal (Image 1, axial CT through right iliac fossa).

Keywords

Ulcerative Colitis Bowel Wall Target Sign Fatty Infiltration Bowel Habit 
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Further Reading

  1. Ahualli J. (2005) The Target Sign. Radiology 234:549-550PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  2. Ahualli J. (2007) The Fat Halo Sign. Radiology 242:945-946PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar

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© Springer-Verlag London Limited 2011

Authors and Affiliations

  • Rita Joarder
    • 1
  • Neil Crundwell
    • 1
  • Matthew Gibson
    • 2
  1. 1.Conquest HospitalEast SussexUK
  2. 2.Royal Berkshire HospitalReadingUK

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