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Case 12773

A rare cause of obstructive jaundice

Author(s)
Andrade, Luísa; Ramos Andrade, Daniel; Caseiro-Alves, Filipe

Medical Imaging Department,
University Hospital of Coimbra;
email:isa.c.andrade@hotmail.com
 
Patient
male, 74 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    Abdominal CT

    Intra-hepatic bile ducts dilatation (arrows)

     
    Area of Interest: Abdomen; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Obstruction / Occlusion;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    Abdominal CT

    Common bile duct dilatation (arrowhead) and concentric thickening of the 1st (thick arrow) and 4th (thin arrow) portions of the duodenum.

     
    Area of Interest: Abdomen; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Lymphoma;
     
     
  • Figure 3
    Abdominal CT

    Homogeneous hypodense circumferential thickening of the duodenal wall (arrows), with loco-regional adenopathies (arrowheads).

     
    Area of Interest: Abdomen; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Lymphoma;
     
     
  • Figure 4
    Abdominal CT - coronal images

    Intra-hepatic and common bile ducts dilatation (arrows in A) associated with Wirsung duct dilatation (arrow in B) caused by asymmetric circumferential duodenal wall thickening (arrowheads in A). Note some...

     
    Area of Interest: Abdomen; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Dilatation;
     
     
Intra-hepatic bile ducts dilatation (arrows)
 
Common bile duct dilatation (arrowhead) and concentric thickening of the 1st (thick arrow) and 4th (thin arrow) portions of the duodenum.
 
Homogeneous hypodense circumferential thickening of the duodenal wall (arrows), with loco-regional adenopathies (arrowheads).
 
Intra-hepatic and common bile ducts dilatation (arrows in A) associated with Wirsung duct dilatation (arrow in B) caused by asymmetric circumferential duodenal wall thickening (arrowheads in A). Note some loco-regional adenopathies (arrowheads in B).
 
 
 
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