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Table 4 Distribution of patients according to intestinal inflammatory causes as regards occurrence of complications

From: The added value of multidetector CT in the diagnosis of gastrointestinal causes of acute abdomen in geriatrics

Intestinal inflammatory causes Complications
Negative Positive
No % No %
Acute diverticulitis 1 8.3 4 33.3
Acute appendicitis 1 8.3 3 25
Acute diverticulitis & acute appendicitis 1 8.3 0 0
Active Crohn’s disease 0 0 1 8.3
Stercoral colitis 1 8.3 0 0
Total 4 33.3 8 66.7