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Case 10038

Wandering spleen with torsion: a case report

Author(s)
Arifuzzaman M, Reeta Rani, Naveed Ahmed, Hanif Khatri, Tariq Mahmood

JPMC, Jinnah Post Graduate Medical Center,
Department of Radiology;
Rafeeqi road
76650 Karachi, Pakistan;
Email:m_arif1976@hotmail.com
 
Patient
female, 35 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    Wandering spleen appears as huge cystic mass

    Axial image through abdomen shows a large mass causing bulge over anterior abdomen wall: wandering spleen.

     
    Area of Interest: Spleen; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Contrast agent-intravenous; Special Focus: Acute;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    Huge cystic mass: wandering spleen

    Axial image through abdomen: wandering spleen.

     
    Area of Interest: Spleen; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Computer Applications-Detection, diagnosis; Special Focus: Acute;
     
     
  • Figure 3
    Coronal image of abdomen

    Large cystic mass occupying almost whole abdomen on right side: wandering spleen.

     
    Area of Interest: Abdomen; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Contrast agent-intravenous; Special Focus: Acute;
     
     
  • Figure 4
    Coronal image of abdomen

    Another image with same finding: wandering spleen.

     
    Area of Interest: Abdomen; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Contrast agent-intravenous; Special Focus: Acute;
     
     
  • Figure 5
    CT abdomen

    Coronal image abdomen: wandering spleen.

     
    Area of Interest: Abdomen; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Contrast agent-intravenous; Special Focus: Acute;
     
     
Axial image through abdomen shows a large mass causing bulge over anterior abdomen wall: wandering spleen.
 
Axial image through abdomen: wandering spleen.
 
Large cystic mass occupying almost whole abdomen on right side: wandering spleen.
 
Another image with same finding: wandering spleen.
 
Coronal image abdomen: wandering spleen.
 
 
 
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