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Summary 8/5/19 Body COTW

Case courtesy of Dr. Coleman

This weeks winner: No winner this week!


Answers/Explanation:


  1. What are the findings? Excessive fat deposition in the bowel wall and within the mesentery of the pelvis and lower abdomen. This is consistent with the rare condition known as intestinal/abdominal lipomatosis. 

  2. What rare complication can occur in these patients? Due to the increased amount of fat within the bowel wall, the fat can serve as a lead point and cause intussusception in these patients.

 

 Case of the Week

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