Which imaging modality does the ACR recommend in suspected Clostridium difficile (C diff) colitis?

Updated: Jul 25, 2019
  • Author: Faten N Aberra, MD, MSCE; Chief Editor: BS Anand, MD  more...
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The American College of Radiology (ACR) recommends abdominal computed tomography (CT) scanning as the imaging modality of choice for C difficile colitis when pseudomembranous colitis, other complications of C difficile infection (CDI), or other intra-abdominal pathology is suspected. [4]


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