EURORAD ESR

Case 15169

Gas bubble artifact

Author(s)
Manuel Cruz, Pedro Gil Oliveira, Cristina Ferreira, Elisabete Pinto, Filipe Caseiro Alves

Centro Hospitalar e Universitário de Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal
 
Patient
male, 52 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    Arterial phase CT
     

    Arterial phase CT shows a curved tubular air-density structure along the lesser curvature of the stomach, with complete disruption of the gastric wall at its extremities.

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

    Arterial phase CT shows a curved tubular air-density structure along the lesser curvature of the stomach, with complete disruption of the gastric wall at its extremities.

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

    Arterial phase CT shows a curved tubular air-density structure along the lesser curvature of the stomach, with complete disruption of the gastric wall at its extremities.

     
    Area of Interest: Abdomen; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Artefact;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    Arterial phase CT (coronal)
     

    Arterial phase CT with coronal reformation.

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

    Arterial phase CT with coronal reformation.

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

    Arterial phase CT with coronal reformation.

     
    Area of Interest: Abdomen; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Artefact;
     
     
  • Figure 3
    Portal phase CT
     

    Portal phase CT shows unremarkable stomach.

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

    Portal phase CT shows unremarkable stomach.

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

    Portal phase CT shows unremarkable stomach.

     
    Area of Interest: Abdomen; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Artefact;
     
     
Arterial phase CT shows a curved tubular air-density structure along the lesser curvature of the stomach, with complete disruption of the gastric wall at its extremities.
 
Arterial phase CT shows a curved tubular air-density structure along the lesser curvature of the stomach, with complete disruption of the gastric wall at its extremities.
 
Arterial phase CT shows a curved tubular air-density structure along the lesser curvature of the stomach, with complete disruption of the gastric wall at its extremities.
 
Arterial phase CT with coronal reformation.
 
Arterial phase CT with coronal reformation.
 
Arterial phase CT with coronal reformation.
 
Portal phase CT shows unremarkable stomach.
 
Portal phase CT shows unremarkable stomach.
 
Portal phase CT shows unremarkable stomach.
 
 
 
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