Intraosseous pneumatocyst

Case contributed by Dr Sebastian Tschauner


CT of the abdomen was performed due to severe epigastric pain.

Patient Data

Age: 57
Gender: Male


A gas density well-circumscribed lesion is seen in the corpus ossis ilium on the left side. There neither is a surrounding tissue reaction nor a connection to the adjacent sacroiliac joint.

Case Discussion

Incidental finding of an intraosseous pneumatocyst of the left ilium.

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Case information

rID: 50788
Published: 21st Jan 2017
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
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