EURORAD ESR

Case 9091

A case of small exophytic GIST of the jejunum

Author(s)
Pignatelli A, Forte M
Department of Radiology, Altamura Hospital, Italy
 
Patient
female, 68 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    US

    Hypoechoic solid lesion anteriorly of abdominal aorta with evidence of internal vascularisation at colour Doppler.

     
    Area of Interest: Gastrointestinal tract;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    Axial CT scan
     

    Solid mass with homogeneous density adherent to a jejunal loop.

     

    Strong arterial enhancement of the mass after contrast medium injection.

     
    Area of Interest: Gastrointestinal tract;
     
     
  • Figure 3
    Coronal CT images
     

    Strong arterial enhancement of the mass after contrast medium injection.

     

    Homogeneous enhancement of the mass at venous phase after contrast medium injection.

     
    Area of Interest: Gastrointestinal tract;
     
     
  • Figure 4
    Small bowel barium enema
     

    Normal findings

     

    Normal findings

     
     
     
  • Figure 5
    Axial and coronal MRI
     

    The mass is hypointense on T1-weighted images.

     

    The mass is strongly hyperintense on FAT-SAT T2-weighted images.

     

    Enhancement of the mass on T1-weighted post-contrast images.

     
    Area of Interest: Gastrointestinal tract;
     
     
Hypoechoic solid lesion anteriorly of abdominal aorta with evidence of internal vascularisation at colour Doppler.
 
Solid mass with homogeneous density adherent to a jejunal loop.
 
Strong arterial enhancement of the mass after contrast medium injection.
 
Strong arterial enhancement of the mass after contrast medium injection.
 
Homogeneous enhancement of the mass at venous phase after contrast medium injection.
 
Normal findings
 
Normal findings
 
The mass is hypointense on T1-weighted images.
 
The mass is strongly hyperintense on FAT-SAT T2-weighted images.
 
Enhancement of the mass on T1-weighted post-contrast images.
 
 
 
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