Idiopathic colonic calcification: a case report

Ibrahim Masoodi, Hesham Al-Qurashi, Abdulaziz Alfaifi, Jamal Albishri, Mohd Ashraf Ganie, Irshad Ahmed Sirwal & Ali Al-Ahmari
We describe diffuse colonic calcification detected on CT scan of the abdomen in a young female patient who presented to our clinic with vague intermittent abdominal pain of four weeks duration. Her investigative profile was normal and her colonoscopy did not reveal any mucosal changes. Colonic calcification has been known to occur mostly as a result of ischemic phenomenon but the index case had no such features or any other predisposing factor. The patient is...