Assessment of Crohn’s Disease by Modified Computed Tomographic Enterography

SYJ Ka, EMF Wong, WK Chau, JSF Shum, CS Cheng

Hong Kong J Radiol 2010;13:226-30

Crohn's disease is a chronic inflammatory bowel disease that can affect any part of the gastrointestinal tract and may result in both intra- and extra-enteric complications. Evaluation of Crohn's disease and its complications has always be a challenge due to the length and convoluted course of the bowel. Through this pictorial essay, we share our initial experiences in the assessment of Crohn's disease, using a modified form of computed tomographic enterography, in a regional hospital.