Timely Diagnosis of Perforated Jejunal Diverticulitis by Computed Tomography

The Journal of Emergency Medicine, 05/15/2012

The authors present the case of a 75–year–old man in whom a perforated jejunal diverticulitis complicated by abscess formation was diagnosed by computed tomography (CT). He underwent a laparotomy with resection of the involved jejunal segment. He had an uneventful recovery and was subsequently discharged.

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