Peritoneal CSF pseudocyst

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Modality: X-ray

VP shunt catheter in the left upper quadrant, with soft tissue density displacing adjacent bowel. 

Modality: Ultrasound

Large multicystic area closely approximated to the shunt catheter tip.

Case Discussion:

Features are consistent with a CSF pseudocyst

This image is from Dr. Paula Brill's excellent pediatric radiology collection.

Dr. Brill is a professor in the department of radiology (pediatric section) at Weill Cornell.

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Case Information:

rID: 11147
Diagnostic certainty: Probable
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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