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From the case: Omental infarction

CT
Axial C+ portal venous phase
Modality: CT (C+ portal venous phase)

- “ Ultrasound performed to rule out right kidney problems (hydronephrosis) showed no abnormalities. CT scan with contrast was performed to rule out u...”

Used in the following article:

  • Fat stranding (CT) - “ Fat stranding is a common sign seen on CT wherever fat can be found. It is most commonly seen in abdomen/pelvis, but can also be seen in retroperi...”
  • Omental infarction - “ Omental infarction is a rare cause of acute abdomen resulting from vascular compromise of the greater omentum. This condition has a non-specific c...”

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