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It could be due to Meckel’s diverticulitis, or perforation in the small intestine. Meckel's diverticulum is the most common congenital anomaly of the gastrointestinal tract, It contains ectopic gastric mucosa which produces gastric acid. CT scans can't detect it. Colonoscopy can't reach the small intestine. Only Meckel scan can detect it. It should be removed surgically.
MRI is not used to detect it. A capsule scan could be used. The mucus should come from the inflammation. It is possible that meckel's causes inflammation. If it is due to Crohn disease in the intestine, MRI enterography can detect it.
If there is perforation found with laparoscopic exploratory surgery, the part must be removed.
There are no specific markers for Crohn's in the blood.
For mri entography, you need to drink oral contrast and then have MRI. Did you drink oral contrast?
That's mri entography. If it is perforation, the MRI should detect it. But it can't detect meckel's.
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