Pseudomembranous colitis.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

A case of pseudomembranous colitis is reported in which computed tomography (CT) played an important role in the diagnosis and differentiation from other causes of fever and abdominal pain. It is important to look for CT evidence of primary bowel disease when scans are performed for possible abdominal abscess, since these two conditions may present similar clinical features.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Goodman, PC; Federle, MP

Published Date

  • June 1980

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 4 / 3

Start / End Page

  • 403 - 404

PubMed ID

  • 7372872

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0363-8715

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/00004728-198006000-00017


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States