EURORAD ESR

Case 1582

Spontaneous rupture of ovarian dermoid cyst associated with intra-abdominal abscess

Author(s)
E. Uysal, M. Basak, S. Aktas
 
Patient
female, 50 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    Upright radiograph of the abdomen

    Upright radiograph of the abdomen shows some air-fluid levels mainly in the left upper abdomen.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Upright radiograph of the abdomen;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    Contrast-enhanced axial CT images
     

    CT shows interloop abscess formation and left paracolic fluid collection that is walled off.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Contrast-enhanced axial CT images;

    CT shows air-fluid level in the abscess, which compresses adjacent bowel loops, and fluid collection between the mesenteric leaflets.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Contrast-enhanced axial CT images;

    CT shows the relationship between an abscess and right adnexal mass of fat attenuation.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Contrast-enhanced axial CT images;

    CT shows air bubbles in the dermoid tumour.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Contrast-enhanced axial CT images;
     
     
Upright radiograph of the abdomen shows some air-fluid levels mainly in the left upper abdomen.
 
CT shows interloop abscess formation and left paracolic fluid collection that is walled off.
 
CT shows air-fluid level in the abscess, which compresses adjacent bowel loops, and fluid collection between the mesenteric leaflets.
 
CT shows the relationship between an abscess and right adnexal mass of fat attenuation.
 
CT shows air bubbles in the dermoid tumour.
 
 
 
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