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Case 2993

Coeliac disease presenting as small bowel invagination: MRI findings

Author(s)
Iannaccone R, Mendicino P, Pasqualini V, Filpo M, Ruggieri V
 
Patient
female, 55 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    MRI findings in coeliac disease

    A coronal T2–weighted image after oral administration of polyethylene glycol as contrast agent showing dilatation of small bowel loops, with wall thickening and “ileal jejunalization”. Note the jejunum-jejunal...

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: MRI findings in Coeliac disease.;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    MRI findings in coeliac disease
     

    A pre-contrast axial T1-weighted image revealing an intussuscepted jejunal loop.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: MRI findings in Coeliac disease.;

    A post-contrast axial T1-weighted image showing the enhancement of the jejunum-jejunal invagination.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: MRI findings in Coeliac disease.;
     
     
A coronal T2–weighted image after oral administration of polyethylene glycol as contrast agent showing dilatation of small bowel loops, with wall thickening and “ileal jejunalization”. Note the jejunum-jejunal invagination with the typical pattern of the target sign (arrow).
 
A pre-contrast axial T1-weighted image revealing an intussuscepted jejunal loop.
 
A post-contrast axial T1-weighted image showing the enhancement of the jejunum-jejunal invagination.
 
 
 
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