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Ulcerative Colitis

Afiesimama BOA - MedPix (2007)

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Affiliation: Uniformed Services University

ABSTRACT

Diagnosis: Ulcerative Colitis

History: 27yo male who presents with a history of bloody diarrhea and abdominal pain.

Findings: Air Contrast Barium Enema: 1) Loss of Haustral Markings throughout colon. 2) Tapered narrowing of left colon. 3) Diffuse, coarse, granular mucosal pattern throughout colon. 4) Numerous colonic luminal protrusions (pseudopolyps) in left and sigmoid colon. 5) Numerous ulcerations throughout the colon with "collar button" configuration in left colon with confluence. 6) Superficial ulceration of distal ileum consistent with "backwash ileitis".

Ddx: Ulcerative Colitis Crohn's Disease Neoplasm amebiasis tuberculosis

No MeSH data available.


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Ulcerative Colitis

Afiesimama BOA - MedPix (2007)

See case description
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View Article: MedPix Image - MedPix Case

Affiliation: Uniformed Services University

ABSTRACT

Diagnosis: Ulcerative Colitis

History: 27yo male who presents with a history of bloody diarrhea and abdominal pain.

Findings: Air Contrast Barium Enema: 1) Loss of Haustral Markings throughout colon. 2) Tapered narrowing of left colon. 3) Diffuse, coarse, granular mucosal pattern throughout colon. 4) Numerous colonic luminal protrusions (pseudopolyps) in left and sigmoid colon. 5) Numerous ulcerations throughout the colon with "collar button" configuration in left colon with confluence. 6) Superficial ulceration of distal ileum consistent with "backwash ileitis".

Ddx: Ulcerative Colitis Crohn's Disease Neoplasm amebiasis tuberculosis

No MeSH data available.