Mesentery neurilemmoma: CT, MRI and angiographic findings

Wilson T. Lao, Shih Hung Yang, Chi Long Chen, Wing P. Chan

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摘要

Mesenteric neurilemmoma is extremely rare. We present a case of a 45-year-old man with mesenteric neurilemmoma, with CT, MRI and angiographic findings. The patient was healthy and had had no symptoms previously. CT and MRI images revealed a 2.2-cm well-defined, soft-tissue mass adjacent to the posterior border of the left lobe of the liver. The tumor mass displayed a heterogenous low signal on T2-weighted image and peripheral enhancement after gadolinium administration. Angiography showed a hypervascular mass beneath the tail of pancreas, which was supplied by small branches of middle splenic artery. Histopathology revealed a mesentery neurilemmoma composed of spindle tumor cells.

原文英語
頁(從 - 到)2579-2581
頁數3
期刊Internal Medicine
50
發行號21
DOIs
出版狀態已發佈 - 2011

指紋

Mesentery
Neurilemmoma
Image Enhancement
Splenic Artery
Gadolinium
Pancreas
Neoplasms
Angiography
Liver

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Internal Medicine

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Mesentery neurilemmoma : CT, MRI and angiographic findings. / Lao, Wilson T.; Yang, Shih Hung; Chen, Chi Long; Chan, Wing P.

於: Internal Medicine, 卷 50, 編號 21, 2011, p. 2579-2581.

研究成果: 雜誌貢獻文章

Lao, Wilson T. ; Yang, Shih Hung ; Chen, Chi Long ; Chan, Wing P. / Mesentery neurilemmoma : CT, MRI and angiographic findings. 於: Internal Medicine. 2011 ; 卷 50, 編號 21. 頁 2579-2581.
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