Pelvic congestion syndrome

Case contributed by Dr Naqibullah Foladi


Chronic pelvic pain.

Patient Data

Age: 55 years
Gender: Female

Both gonadal veins are dilated. Multiple venous varicosities in the pelvis around the left adnexa, uterus, and right adnexa.

Annotated image

The left gonadal vein is measuring 7mm and the right gonadal vein is measuring 7mm, on the short axis. 

Case Discussion

Features are of pelvic congestion syndrome. This entity is uncommonly reported.

Additional contributor: Dr. M.M.S. Hoshang.

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