EURORAD ESR

Case 16186

Bowel angioedema associated with iodinated contrast media

Author(s)
Elie Lteif, Abdallah Noufaily, Carmen Adem.

Saint George Hospital University Medical Center ; Rmeil 1100 Beirut, Lebanon;
Email:
- elilteif@gmail.com
- noufaily@gmail.com
- cpadem@stgeorgehospital.org
 
Patient
male, 45 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    Axial slice of a non-enhanced CT scan of the abdomen

    Axial slice of a non-enhanced CT scan of the upper abdomen shows normal bowel wall thickness. The remaining visualized organs are unremarkable, given the technique.

     
    Area of Interest: Gastrointestinal tract; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Oedema;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    Arterial phase Axial CT-scan of the upper abdomen

    Axial slice of the arterial phase of the upper abdomen shows normal bowel wall thickness.The remaining visualized organs are unremarkable.

     
    Area of Interest: Abdomen; Imaging Technique: CT-Angiography; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Oedema;
     
     
  • Figure 3
    Coronal slice of a no-enhanced CT scan of the abdomen

    Coronal image of the arterial phase of the upper abdomen shows normal bowel wall thickness. A right renal cyst and a calculus in the left lower collecting are noted.

     
    Area of Interest: Abdomen; Imaging Technique: CT-Angiography; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Oedema;
     
     
  • Figure 4
    Axial CT-scan slice of the portal phase of the abdomen
     

    Lower image of the portal phase shows a thickened duodenal wall with significant narrowing of the lumen.

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

    Portal phase axial slice shows a thickened duodenal wall with significant narrowing of the lumen. A right renal cyst and a calculus in the left lower collecting are noted.

     
    Area of Interest: Abdomen; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Oedema;
     
     
  • Figure 5
    Coronal CT-scan slice of the portal phase of the abdomen

    Coronal slice of the portal phase shows a thickened duodenal wall with significant narrowing of its lumen.

     
    Area of Interest: Abdomen; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Oedema;
     
     
Axial slice of a non-enhanced CT scan of the upper abdomen shows normal bowel wall thickness. The remaining visualized organs are unremarkable, given the technique.
 
Axial slice of the arterial phase of the upper abdomen shows normal bowel wall thickness.The remaining visualized organs are unremarkable.
 
Coronal image of the arterial phase of the upper abdomen shows normal bowel wall thickness. A right renal cyst and a calculus in the left lower collecting are noted.
 
Lower image of the portal phase shows a thickened duodenal wall with significant narrowing of the lumen.
 
Portal phase axial slice shows a thickened duodenal wall with significant narrowing of the lumen. A right renal cyst and a calculus in the left lower collecting are noted.
 
Coronal slice of the portal phase shows a thickened duodenal wall with significant narrowing of its lumen.
 
 
 
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