Tubo-ovarian abscess

Case contributed by Assoc Prof Frank Gaillard

Presentation

Fever and lower abdominal pain.

Patient Data

Age: 40 years
Gender: Female
CT

Abdomen and pelvis

CT demonstrates the right fallopian tube to be fluid-filled and in close proximity to a right adnexal collection. An ICD is in situ. 

Case Discussion

CT demonstrates the right fallopian tube to be fluid-filled and in close proximity to a right adnexal collection. An ICD is in situ. 

Features are those of a tubo-ovarian abscess and pyosalpinx.  

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Case information

rID: 10876
Published: 29th Sep 2010
Last edited: 14th Nov 2020
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