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What will they find on a ct of abdomen with pain in left side?

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Dr. David Dang
Radiology 14 years experience
See below: A pain on the left side of the abdomen may indicate diverticular disease of the colon, ie diverticulosis or diverticultis. It may also show abnormal fluid or a tumor. If pain is upper higher, it may show problem with the spleen or the ribs. It also evaluate the bowels and other organs as well.

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Last updated Mar 12, 2020

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