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Case 10121

Infected groin thrombus

Author(s)
Ghouri MA, Nyhsen C

City Hospitals Sunderland
Sunderland, United Kingdom
 
Patient
male, 32 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    Axial-CT showing infected thrombus in the left external iliac vein

    CT abdomen in axial section, demonstrating an infected thrombus with gas bubbles in the left external iliac vein (arrow) extending into the common iliac vein.

     
    Area of Interest: Cardiovascular system; Imaging Technique: CT-Angiography; Procedure: Computer Applications-General; Special Focus: Embolism / Thrombosis;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    Coronal-CT showing infected thrombus in the left external iliac vein

    CT abdomen in coronal section, demonstrating an infected thrombus with gas bubbles in the left external iliac vein (arrow) extending into the common iliac vein.

     
    Area of Interest: Cardiovascular system; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Computer Applications-General; Special Focus: Embolism / Thrombosis;
     
     
  • Figure 3
    CT PA showing a thrombus in left lower lobe

    CT pulmonary angiogram demonstrating a thrombus in left lower lobe (single arrow).

     
    Area of Interest: Thorax; Imaging Technique: CT-Angiography; Procedure: Computer Applications-Detection, diagnosis; Special Focus: Embolism / Thrombosis;
     
     
  • Figure 4
    CTPA showing associated lung abscess in right lower lobe

    CT pulmonary angiogram in lung window, showing an abscess in right lower lobe.

     
    Area of Interest: Lung; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Computer Applications-General; Special Focus: Abscess;
     
     
CT abdomen in axial section, demonstrating an infected thrombus with gas bubbles in the left external iliac vein (arrow) extending into the common iliac vein.
 
CT abdomen in coronal section, demonstrating an infected thrombus with gas bubbles in the left external iliac vein (arrow) extending into the common iliac vein.
 
CT pulmonary angiogram demonstrating a thrombus in left lower lobe (single arrow).
 
CT pulmonary angiogram in lung window, showing an abscess in right lower lobe.
 
 
 
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