Mucinous adenocarcinoma of colon with hepatic metastases: on plain radiograph

Case contributed by Dr Maxime St-Amant

Patient Data

Age: 80
Gender: Male

Sparse foci of calcifications located at the right upper quadrant. This is the characteristic appearance of mucinous adenocarcinoma liver metastases on plain film (colonic mucinous adenocarcinoma, in this case).

Case Discussion

Differential diagnosis for sparse liver calcifications seen on plain film includes:

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Case Information

rID: 18935
Case created: 28th Jul 2012
Last edited: 15th Apr 2016
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