EURORAD ESR

Case 3472

Long evolution retrosternal pain

Author(s)
Ros Mendoza L, Marcuello Peña T, Artigas Martín JM, R. Galbe Sada R
 
Patient
male, 42 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    Chest plain films
     

    A chest plain film obtained in the posteroanterior projection showing a morphological alteration of the right cardiac border.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Chest plain films;

    A chest plain film obtained in the lateral projection showing a mass on a posterior, retrocardiac, location.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Chest plain films;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    Transabdominal ultrasonography

    A transabdominal ultrasonogram showing a supradiaphragmatic mass, adjacent to the liver, appearing to be filled with bright internal echoes, which resemble the content of a digestive structure.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Transabdominal ultrasonographic examination;
     
     
  • Figure 3
    A computed tomographic examination after an intravenous contrast administration
     

    A CT scan showing the mass located on the right posterior mediastinum, closely related to the esophagus.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Computed tomographic examination after intravenous contrast administration;

    A CT scan showing the areas of mural irregularity inside the mass.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Computed tomographic examination after intravenous contrast administration;

    A CT scan showing the mass presenting an internal fluid level and some areas of mural irregularity.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Computed tomographic examination after intravenous contrast administration;
     
     
  • Figure 4
    Upper gastrointestinal barium tract study
     

    An image obatinedwith an upper gastrointestinal barium tract study confirming the diagnosis of epiphrenic diverticulum with abundant food rests.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Upper gastrointestinal barium tract study;

    An image obatinedwith an upper gastrointestinal barium tract study, also demonstrating an area of mural irregularity.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Upper gastrointestinal barium tract study;
     
     
A chest plain film obtained in the posteroanterior projection showing a morphological alteration of the right cardiac border.
 
A chest plain film obtained in the lateral projection showing a mass on a posterior, retrocardiac, location.
 
A transabdominal ultrasonogram showing a supradiaphragmatic mass, adjacent to the liver, appearing to be filled with bright internal echoes, which resemble the content of a digestive structure.
 
A CT scan showing the mass located on the right posterior mediastinum, closely related to the esophagus.
 
A CT scan showing the areas of mural irregularity inside the mass.
 
A CT scan showing the mass presenting an internal fluid level and some areas of mural irregularity.
 
An image obatinedwith an upper gastrointestinal barium tract study confirming the diagnosis of epiphrenic diverticulum with abundant food rests.
 
An image obatinedwith an upper gastrointestinal barium tract study, also demonstrating an area of mural irregularity.
 
 
 
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