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Case 8941

Peritoneal tuberculosis (ESGAR 2010 Case of the day)

Author(s)
Melidis D, Voudouri P, Hatzigeorgiadis A, Michailidou V, Velnidou A.
 
Patient
male, 18 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    Abdominal CT
     

    Abdominal CT scan showed high-density (38 H) askites with stellate mesenteric appearance and showed thickening in the small bowel and colon

     
    Area of Interest: Abdomen; Imaging Technique: CT; Special Focus: Volvulus;

    Abdominal CT scan showed high-density (38 H) askites with stellate mesenteric appearance and showed thickening in the small bowel and colon

     
    Area of Interest: Abdomen; Imaging Technique: CT;

    Abdominal CT scan showed high-density (38 H) askites with stellate mesenteric appearance and showed thickening in the small bowel and colon

     
    Area of Interest: Abdomen; Imaging Technique: CT;

    Abdominal CT scan showed high-density (38 H) askites with stellate mesenteric appearance and showed thickening in the small bowel and colon

     
    Area of Interest: Abdomen; Imaging Technique: CT;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    Abdominal CT
     

    Abdominal CT scan showed omental nodules and a smudge pattern

     
    Area of Interest: Abdomen; Imaging Technique: CT;

    Abdominal CT scan showed omental nodules and a smudge pattern

     
    Area of Interest: Abdomen; Imaging Technique: CT;
     
     
  • Figure 3
    Histology
     

    Histology of the peritoneal nodule revealed granulomatous inflammation (white arrow), with follicles made up of epitheloid cells and Langhans type giant cells (yellow arrow), with some areas of central necrosis (bleu...

     
    Area of Interest: Abdomen; Imaging Technique: CT;

    Histology of the peritoneal nodule revealed granulomatous inflammation (white arrow), with follicles made up of epitheloid cells and Langhans type giant cells (yellow arrow), with some areas of central necrosis (bleu...

     
    Area of Interest: Abdomen; Imaging Technique: CT;
     
     
Abdominal CT scan showed high-density (38 H) askites with stellate mesenteric appearance and showed thickening in the small bowel and colon
 
Abdominal CT scan showed high-density (38 H) askites with stellate mesenteric appearance and showed thickening in the small bowel and colon
 
Abdominal CT scan showed high-density (38 H) askites with stellate mesenteric appearance and showed thickening in the small bowel and colon
 
Abdominal CT scan showed high-density (38 H) askites with stellate mesenteric appearance and showed thickening in the small bowel and colon
 
Abdominal CT scan showed omental nodules and a smudge pattern
 
Abdominal CT scan showed omental nodules and a smudge pattern
 
Histology of the peritoneal nodule revealed granulomatous inflammation (white arrow), with follicles made up of epitheloid cells and Langhans type giant cells (yellow arrow), with some areas of central necrosis (bleu arrow)
 
Histology of the peritoneal nodule revealed granulomatous inflammation (white arrow), with follicles made up of epitheloid cells and Langhans type giant cells (yellow arrow), with some areas of central necrosis (bleu arrow)
 
 
 
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