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Case 14546

Ultrasound and Computed Tomography Findings of Fat Embolism

Author(s)
Atilla Hikmet Cilengir, Sedat Altay, Gokay Karaca, Nezahat Erdogan

Ataturk Training and Research Hospital, Izmir Katip Celebi University, Radiology; Basın Sitesi 35360 Izmir, Turkey; Email:acilengir@gmail.com
 
Patient
female, 67 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    Hypodense tissue

    A hypodense tissue in the right femoral and right external iliac vein lumens.

     
    Area of Interest: Veins / Vena cava; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Contrast agent-intravenous; Special Focus: Embolism / Thrombosis;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    Hyperechoic material

    4mm of hyperechoic material in the right femoral vein lumen.

     
    Area of Interest: Vascular; Imaging Technique: Ultrasound; Procedure: eLearning; Special Focus: Embolism / Thrombosis;
     
     
A hypodense tissue in the right femoral and right external iliac vein lumens.
 
4mm of hyperechoic material in the right femoral vein lumen.
 
 
 
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