EURORAD ESR

Case 14973

Isolated right ovarian vein thrombosis mimicking acute appendicitis

Author(s)
Mohamed T. El-Diasty, Ahmed Alharthy.

King AbdulAziz 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 shows echogenic thrombus within the right ovarian vein.

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

    Colour Doppler US shows 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 shows 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 shows thrombosed 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 shows echogenic thrombus within the right ovarian vein.
 
Colour Doppler US shows partial flow in the right ovarian vein.
 
Grey-scale US image shows thrombus reaching to but not extend inside the IVC.
 
Grey-scale US image shows thrombosed right ovarian vein.
 
 
 
Home Search Sections Teaching Cases History FAQ Case Archives Contact Login Disclaimer Imprint Switch to MOBILE version
View desktop version