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Case 15033

Rapunzel syndrome (Tricobezoar) - a case report

Author(s)
Jamshid Sadiqi, Mohammad Tahir Aien

French Medical Institute for Mothers and Children, Jamal mina, 26000 Kabul, Afghanistan; Email:jamshidsadiqi79@gmail.com
 
Patient
female, 4 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    Abdominal CT scan
     

    Axial CT image demonstrates mass lesion with mottled gas pattern within the stomach and duodenum with evidence of stomach and duodenal distension.

     
    Area of Interest: Abdomen; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Pathology;

    Coronal CT image shows mass lesion with some streak of air witin the stomach cavity with amottled gas pattern mass within the duodenum with evidence of gastric and duodenal distension.

     
    Area of Interest: Abdomen; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Pathology;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    Abdominal CT scan
     

    Axial contrast enhanced CT image of upper abdomen shows non enhanced mass lesion with mottled gas evidence in the body and antrum of stomach with its extension through the pyloric sphincter into the duodenum.

     
    Area of Interest: Abdomen; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Pathology;

    Sagital contrast enhanced CT slice of abdomen demonstrates non enhanced mass lesion with containing linear like gas pattern within the body of stomach representing tricobezoar.

     
    Area of Interest: Abdomen; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Pathology;
     
     
Axial CT image demonstrates mass lesion with mottled gas pattern within the stomach and duodenum with evidence of stomach and duodenal distension.
 
Coronal CT image shows mass lesion with some streak of air witin the stomach cavity with amottled gas pattern mass within the duodenum with evidence of gastric and duodenal distension.
 
Axial contrast enhanced CT image of upper abdomen shows non enhanced mass lesion with mottled gas evidence in the body and antrum of stomach with its extension through the pyloric sphincter into the duodenum.
 
Sagital contrast enhanced CT slice of abdomen demonstrates non enhanced mass lesion with containing linear like gas pattern within the body of stomach representing tricobezoar.
 
 
 
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