Images and text Genevieve Carbonatto. A 48 year old man presents to the Emergency department with severe abdominal pain. He has Crohn’s disease and frequently presents with abdominal pain. He has had a previous entero-enteric anastomosis. He is also self employed and hard working and always waits until his pain is unbearable before he presents Read more about Crohn’s disease – Bowel obstuction[…]
Images by Genevieve Carbonatto A patient presents with 4 days of abdominal pain and diarrhea. He has suprapubic tenderness. A point of care ultrasound confirms a colitis from his descending colon including his sigmoid colon. Ultrasound features consistent with this Thickened bowel wall Hypoechoic submucosa.