Diverticular disease of the colon presenting with rectal bleeding in an elderly African: a case report
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Nigeria Journal of Medical Imaging & Radiation Therapy
Objective: To re-emphasize the role of radiological evaluation in the diagnosis of diverticular disease. Result: Multiple outpouching were seen in descending and sigmoid colon in double contrast barium enema films. Conclusion: The important role of radiological evaluation in the diagnosis of diverticular disease was confirmed using barium enema study.
Diverticular disease , herniation , outpouching , Barium enema , Research Subject Categories::MEDICINE::Surgery
Irurhe NK, Awosanya GOG, Olajide TO. Diverticular Disease of the Colon presenting with Rectal Bleeding in an elderly African: A case report. Nigerian Journal of Medical Imaging and Radiation Therapy. 2012;1(3):49-51.