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Case 10587

Primary lymphoma or rectal adenocarcinoma: a case report

Author(s)
Youck Jen Siu, Julio Fernandez Mata, Yolanda Garcia Alonso

Hospital de Cabueñes;
Camino de los Prados, 395
33394 Gijon;
Email:YJ_SIUNAVARRO@YAHOO.COM
 
Patient
male, 77 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    Abdominal CT

    Axial section (a) and coronal reconstruction (b). Rectal wall thickening with nodular edges. In the coronal section a decreasing of the rectal lumen is shown.

     
    Area of Interest: Pelvis; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Neoplasia;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    Stating for rectal tumour in MRI

    T2-weighted images in axial, coronal, sagittal sections. a) shows homogeneous wall thickening, circumferential b) a doubtful mesorectal adenopathy. d) and c) an extensive craniocaudal growth without demonstrating...

     
    Area of Interest: Abdomen; Colon; Pelvis; Imaging Technique: MR; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Staging; Special Focus: Neoplasia;
     
     
  • Figure 3
    Control TC

    Abdominopelvic CT pre (a) and post (b) chemotherapy treatment We compare the evolution of primary rectal lymphoma, after three months of treatment with chemotherapy, with a significant reduction of mural thickening.

     
    Area of Interest: Pelvis; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Comparative studies; Special Focus: Neoplasia;
     
     
Axial section (a) and coronal reconstruction (b). Rectal wall thickening with nodular edges. In the coronal section a decreasing of the rectal lumen is shown.
 
T2-weighted images in axial, coronal, sagittal sections. a) shows homogeneous wall thickening, circumferential b) a doubtful mesorectal adenopathy. d) and c) an extensive craniocaudal growth without demonstrating infiltration to the adjacent structures is identified.
 
Abdominopelvic CT pre (a) and post (b) chemotherapy treatment We compare the evolution of primary rectal lymphoma, after three months of treatment with chemotherapy, with a significant reduction of mural thickening.
 
 
 
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