Whats going on on this abdominal CT?

A man has a CT scan of his abdomen booked after an attendance at one of his normal Hospital follow up clinic. Although the report largely gives him the ‘all clear’, what may the radiologist be commenting when he looks at the image below (if the request form was filled in with sparse clinical information!)

Axial CT abdomen
Axial CT abdomen, and courtesy of John S To, MD, with thanks, used under a Creative Commons licence
  • What is the abnormality shown on the CT ?
  • What is the likely underlying diagnosis?

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