Hepatosplenic calcifications

Case contributed by Dr Roberto Schubert

Presentation

Chronic upper abdominal pain.

Patient Data

Age: 50 years
Gender: Female
CT

Multple small calcific nodules in the spleen and liver. Calcification of lymph nodes in the hepatoduodenal region.

Case Discussion

These calcifications may be the result of former granulomatous infectious disease (e.g. TB, brucellosis, histoplasmosis).

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Case information

rID: 19652
Published: 1st Oct 2012
Last edited: 9th Oct 2019
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