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Case 14973

Isolated right ovarian vein thrombosis mimicking acute appendicitis

Author(s)
Mohamed T. El-Diasty, Ahmed Alharthy.
Radiology Department, King AbdulAziz University Hospital
Jeddah, SAUDI ARABIA

KingAbdulAziz University Hospital, Radiology; P.O. BOX 80215 21589 Jeddah, Saudi Arabia; Email:meldiasty@hotmail.com
 
Patient
female, 39 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    Contrast-enhanced CT
     

    Axial contrast enhanced CT show filling defect within the right ovarian vein.

     
    Area of Interest: Vascular; Veins / Vena cava; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Contrast agent-intravenous; Special Focus: Obstruction / Occlusion;

    Axial contrast enhanced CT show thrombosed right ovarian vein.

     
    Area of Interest: Vascular; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Contrast agent-intravenous; Special Focus: Obstruction / Occlusion;

    Sagittal reformatted contrast enhanced CT show filling defect within the right ovarian vein.

     
    Area of Interest: Vascular; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Contrast agent-intravenous; Special Focus: Obstruction / Occlusion;

    Coronal reformatted contrast enhanced CT show thrombosed right ovarian vein.

     
    Area of Interest: Vascular; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Contrast agent-intravenous; Special Focus: Obstruction / Occlusion;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    Ultrasound
     

    Grey-scale US image show echogenic thrombus within the right ovarian vein.

     
    Area of Interest: Vascular; Imaging Technique: Ultrasound; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Obstruction / Occlusion;

    Colored Doppler US show partial flow in the right ovarian vein.

     
    Area of Interest: Vascular; Imaging Technique: Ultrasound-Colour Doppler; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Obstruction / Occlusion;

    Grey-scale US image show thrombus reaching to but not extend inside the IVC.

     
    Area of Interest: Vascular; Imaging Technique: Ultrasound; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Obstruction / Occlusion;

    Grey-scale US image show thrombsed right ovarian vein.

     
    Area of Interest: Vascular; Imaging Technique: Ultrasound; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Obstruction / Occlusion;
     
     
Axial contrast enhanced CT show filling defect within the right ovarian vein.
 
Axial contrast enhanced CT show thrombosed right ovarian vein.
 
Sagittal reformatted contrast enhanced CT show filling defect within the right ovarian vein.
 
Coronal reformatted contrast enhanced CT show thrombosed right ovarian vein.
 
Grey-scale US image show echogenic thrombus within the right ovarian vein.
 
Colored Doppler US show partial flow in the right ovarian vein.
 
Grey-scale US image show thrombus reaching to but not extend inside the IVC.
 
Grey-scale US image show thrombsed right ovarian vein.
 
 
 
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