CT findings of misleading features of colonic diverticulitis

  title={CT findings of misleading features of colonic diverticulitis},
  author={Ismahen Ben Yaacoub and Isabelle Boulay-Coletta and Marie Christine Jull{\`e}s and Marc Zins},
  booktitle={Insights into imaging},
Colonic diverticulitis (CD) is a common entity whose diagnosis is particularly based on computed tomography (CT) examination, which is the imaging technique of choice. However, unusual CT findings of CD may lead to several difficulties and potential pitfalls: due to technical errors in the management of the CT examination, due to the anatomical situation of the diseased colon, in diagnosing unusual complications that may concern the gastrointestinal tract, intra- and retroperitoneal viscera or… CONTINUE READING


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