Krukenberg tumour

Case contributed by Dr Hanisalam


Abdominal pain and distention

Patient Data

Age: 25 years
Gender: Female
Modality: X-ray

Prominent small bowel loops filled with gas, no air-fluid level, no radiographic signs of intestinal obstruction. 

Modality: CT

Coronal CT scan demonstrates bilateral ovarian masses which are relatively solid along with moderate volume of ascites

Modality: MRI

Both ovaries are replaced by lobulated, well defined, heterogeneously high T2, enhancing lesions. Moderate volume ascites see in the pelvis. 

Case Discussion

This case illustrates multi-modality imaging of a pathologically proven Krukenberg tumour of gastric origin. 

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Case Information

rID: 14535
Case created: 3rd Aug 2011
Last edited: 11th Dec 2015
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