Haemochromatosis

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard
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Case Discussion

MRI of the upper abdomen demonstrates marked signal loss throughout the liver, with paradoxical increase in signal on out-of-phase imaging. The spleen is of normal signal intensity.

Features are consistent with primary haemochromatosis.

Case courtesy of Dr Laura Jimenez Juan.

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Case information

rID: 9509
Case created: 25th Apr 2010
Last edited: 21st Nov 2015
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