CT
Hour glass shaped...
Sagittal C+ portal venous phase
Hour glass shaped cyst with a component inside the pelvic cavity (orange arrow) and another within the canal of nuck (green arrow)
Modality: CT (C+ portal venous phase)

- “ The canal of Nuck in females corresponds to the processus vaginalis in males. It results from developmental protrusion of the parietal peritoneum ...”

Used in the following articles:

  • Canal of Nuck - “ The canal of Nuck is an abnormal patent pouch of parietal peritoneum extending anteriorly from the round ligament of the uterus into the labia maj...”
  • Hydrocoele of the canal of Nuck - “ Hydrocoele of the canal of Nuck is a rare condition in female children caused by a failure of complete obliteration of the canal of Nuck 1. The ca...”

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