Colon non tumor
Reviewer: Hanni Gulwani, M.D. (see Reviewers page)
Revised: 13 May 2013, last major update February 2013
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- Due to mucosal prolapse, fecal stasis and relative mucosal ischaemia; also subserosal peridiverticulitis and suppuration causing mass effect (Pathology 2002;34:568)
- Transmural inflammation with expansion of lamina propria, cryptitis and crypt abscesses, lymphoid aggregates and distorted crypt architecture
End of Colon non tumor > Colitis (non-infectious) > Diverticular colitis
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