NSAID-induced ischemic colitis

Rev Esp Enferm Dig. 2022 May;114(5):307. doi: 10.17235/reed.2022.8605/2022.


We present the case of a 38-year-old man with no previous medical history who went to the emergency department due to abdominal pain and diarrheal stools with blood of 24 hours of evolution. The patient reports consumption of anti-inflammatories the previous days due to back pain.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Abdominal Pain / chemically induced
  • Adult
  • Anti-Inflammatory Agents, Non-Steroidal / adverse effects
  • Colitis* / chemically induced
  • Colitis, Ischemic* / chemically induced
  • Colitis, Ischemic* / diagnostic imaging
  • Diarrhea / chemically induced
  • Humans
  • Male


  • Anti-Inflammatory Agents, Non-Steroidal