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Case 2767

Ileal carcinoid diagnosed by using multislice CT colonography

Author(s)
Iannaccone R, Marin D, Celestre M, Sedati P, Anzidei M
 
Patient
male, 57 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    Coronal and axial CT colonographic images
     

    CT colonographic images showing a heterogeneous soft tissue density mass, 50-mm in diameter, located at the level of the terminal ileum.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Coronal and axial CT colonographic images.;

    CT colonographic images showing a heterogeneous soft tissue density mass, 50-mm in diameter, located at the level of the terminal ileum.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Coronal and axial CT colonographic images.;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    An axial CT colonographic image

    An axial CT colonographic image showing the dilatation of small bowel loops associated with parietal contrast enhancement. These findings are related to the obstruction caused by the carcinoid at the level of the...

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Axial CT colonographic image.;
     
     
  • Figure 3
    A 3D volume-rendered CT image

    The 3D endoscopic view, acquired from the cecum, demonstrating the irregular surface of the cecal wall at the level of the ileo-cecal valve due to the carcinoid being located within the terminal ileum.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: 3D volume-rendered CT image.;
     
     
CT colonographic images showing a heterogeneous soft tissue density mass, 50-mm in diameter, located at the level of the terminal ileum.
 
CT colonographic images showing a heterogeneous soft tissue density mass, 50-mm in diameter, located at the level of the terminal ileum.
 
An axial CT colonographic image showing the dilatation of small bowel loops associated with parietal contrast enhancement. These findings are related to the obstruction caused by the carcinoid at the level of the terminal ileum.
 
The 3D endoscopic view, acquired from the cecum, demonstrating the irregular surface of the cecal wall at the level of the ileo-cecal valve due to the carcinoid being located within the terminal ileum.
 
 
 
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