Sclerosing mesenteritis

Case contributed by Dr Sameh Saied Ali

Presentation

Abdominal pain, bloating and weight loss over the last 6 months. Clinical concern for lymphoma.

Patient Data

Age: 35 years
Gender: Male
CT

The small bowel mesentery shows a mass-like area of heterogeneously increased fat attenuation and clumps of calcifications. There is no displacement of the traversing vascular structures. There are tumoral pseudo-capsule and fat halo signs.

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Case information

rID: 36704
Published: 22nd Apr 2017
Last edited: 27th Aug 2020
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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