Endometriosis: rectovaginal septal nodule

Case contributed by Dr Natalie Yang

Patient Data

Gender: Female
Modality: MRI

Rectovaginal septal nodule

Arrow: 4 mm rectovaginal septal endometriosis implant, which has increased signal intensity on T1 FS imaging, corresponding to a palpable nodule felt along the posterior vaginal wall.

Case Discussion

There is a 4 mm rectovaginal septal endometriosis implant, which has increased signal intensity on T1 FS imaging, corresponding to a palpable nodule felt along the posterior vaginal wall.

Rectovaginal septal lesions are located between the posterior wall of the vaginal mucosa & anterior wall of the rectum, separate from the cervix.

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Case Information

rID: 6909
Case created: 26th Aug 2009
Last edited: 9th Nov 2015
System: Gynaecology
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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