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Case 9147

Gastric trichobezoar

Author(s)
Phanis S1, Maltambe V1, Demetrtiades G2

(1) Radiologist
(2) Paediatric Surgeon
 
Patient
female, 17 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    Coronal reformatted CT

    Mass with mixed density inside the distended stomach.

     
    Area of Interest: Abdomen; Imaging Technique: CT;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    Gastrografin follow-through

    Large filling defect within the distended stomach, with mottled appearance and partially outlined by iodinated contrast.

     
    Area of Interest: Abdomen; Imaging Technique: Fluoroscopy;
     
     
  • Figure 3
    CT axial view

    Large mixed density mass within the stomach, tending to fill the lumen. The mottled appearance results from retained gas bubbles.

     
    Area of Interest: Abdomen; Imaging Technique: CT;
     
     
Mass with mixed density inside the distended stomach.
 
Large filling defect within the distended stomach, with mottled appearance and partially outlined by iodinated contrast.
 
Large mixed density mass within the stomach, tending to fill the lumen. The mottled appearance results from retained gas bubbles.
 
 
 
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