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Case 7696

An Unusual Case of Emphysematous Cystitis in An Elderly Non-Diabetic Patient

Author(s)
Jepson SL, Damodharan K, Deshpande A, Campbell S.
 
Patient
female, 87 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    CT (coronal)

    Gas is visible wihtin the IVC filter. Chain of bubbles (intramural gas) demonstrated in the bladder wall. Left common femoral vein thrombus is visible.

     
     
     
  • Figure 2
    CT (sagital)

    Gas is visible within the bladder lumen and also within the bladder wall.

     
     
     
  • Figure 3
    CT (axial)

    Gas is visible within the bladder lumen and also within the bladder wall.

     
     
     
  • Figure 4
    CT (axial)

    Gas is demonstrated within the IVC filter.

     
     
     
  • Figure 5
    Illustration of pelvic venous anatomy

    The vesical plexus drains the urinary bladder into the internal iliac veins. Image from: Gray, Henry. “Anatomy of the Human Body”. Philadelphia: Lea & Febiger, 1918; Bartleby.com, 2000....

     
     
     
Gas is visible wihtin the IVC filter. Chain of bubbles (intramural gas) demonstrated in the bladder wall. Left common femoral vein thrombus is visible.
 
Gas is visible within the bladder lumen and also within the bladder wall.
 
Gas is visible within the bladder lumen and also within the bladder wall.
 
Gas is demonstrated within the IVC filter.
 
The vesical plexus drains the urinary bladder into the internal iliac veins. Image from: Gray, Henry. “Anatomy of the Human Body”. Philadelphia: Lea & Febiger, 1918; Bartleby.com, 2000. www.bartleby.com/107/. [20/06/2009]
 
 
 
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