Abdominal lymphocele

Case contributed by Dr David Pryde

Presentation

Recurrent abdominal pain for months/years.

Patient Data

Age: 15 years
Gender: Female
X-ray

Soft tissue density in the right upper quadrant displacing bowel loops, possibly representing hepatomegaly

CT

Large cystic mass simulating hepatomegaly on plain film abdomen.

Case Discussion

The patient proceeded to operation and a lymphocele was diagnosed.

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