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Year : 2006  |  Volume : 16  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 961-962
Radiological quiz - abdomen

Dept of Radiology, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Amrita Lane, Elamakkara P.O, Kochi-682026, India

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Date of Submission17-May-2006
Date of Acceptance10-Aug-2006

How to cite this article:
Dayananda L, Sreekumar K P, Prabhu N K, Venkatesh K. Radiological quiz - abdomen. Indian J Radiol Imaging 2006;16:961-2

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Dayananda L, Sreekumar K P, Prabhu N K, Venkatesh K. Radiological quiz - abdomen. Indian J Radiol Imaging [serial online] 2006 [cited 2020 Dec 1];16:961-2. Available from:
A 25-year-old gentleman, presented with left iliac fossa pain of 5 days duration. Pain was continuous in nature with no radiation and no vomiting. He was passing stools normally. No H/o fever. H/O recurrent episodes of similar type of pain since 3 yrs. [Figure - 1][Figure - 2] shows contrast enhanced CT of lower abdomen.

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DOI: 10.4103/0971-3026.32401

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