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Ultrasound findings in retroperitoneal lymphangiomyomatosis.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  2091819     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
A 44-year old female patient with pulmonary lymphangiomyomatosis was examined by standard abdominal sonography. A wide involvement of the retroperitoneal lymph nodes and vessels was found. The relevant sonographic features were enlarged lymph nodes, and multiple anechoic structures, irregular in shape, thin-walled, with intraluminal septa. The findings, which resembled active cysts or liquid-filled bowels, were diagnosed as multiple ectasic lymphatic vessels.
Authors:
A M Di Matteo; M Luisetti; E Brunetti; C Filice
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Bildgebung = Imaging     Volume:  57     ISSN:  1012-5655     ISO Abbreviation:  Bildgebung     Publication Date:  1990  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1991-06-13     Completed Date:  1991-06-13     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8904648     Medline TA:  Bildgebung     Country:  SWITZERLAND    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  88-9     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Institute of Infectious Diseases, University of Pavia, Italy.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Female
Humans
Lymphangiectasis / ultrasonography
Lymphangiomyoma / ultrasonography*
Neoplasms, Multiple Primary / ultrasonography*
Retroperitoneal Neoplasms / ultrasonography*
Retroperitoneal Space / ultrasonography

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