Document Detail


Use of contrast ultrasonography in the diagnosis of metastatic feline visceral haemangiosarcoma.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  18440849     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
A 12-year-old cat was presented for investigation of weight loss and inappetence. Radiography and conventional grey-scale ultrasonography showed a large mid-body splenic mass. Contrast enhanced ultrasonography of the liver demonstrated a hypoechoic left lateral lobe nodular mass during the peak and late portal-phases of liver enhancement. Histopathology of the splenic mass and hepatic nodular mass confirmed haemangiosarcoma. The use of ultrasound microbubble contrast media in the diagnosis of hepatic metastasis in the cat has not been previously reported in the cat.
Authors:
Natalie Webster; Andrew Holloway
Related Documents :
17786149 - Spontaneous rupture of a giant non parasitic hepatic cyst presenting as an acute surgic...
3512609 - Alpha-1-antitrypsin and the liver: a routine immunohistological screen.
9885589 - Prevalence and importance of small hepatic lesions found at ct in patients with cancer.
17978459 - Abdominal mass in a neonate: hepatoblastoma.
18440849 - Use of contrast ultrasonography in the diagnosis of metastatic feline visceral haemangi...
17353699 - Inflammatory pseudotumour of the liver: the residuum of a biliary cystadenoma?
23538679 - Diffuse hemolymphangioma of the rectum: a report of a rare case.
1910419 - The role of dna flow and image cytometry in the evaluation of body cavity fluids.
16370289 - Neurocytoma-like neoplasm of the thoracic spine in a 15-month-old child presenting with...
Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article     Date:  2008-04-28
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of feline medicine and surgery     Volume:  10     ISSN:  1098-612X     ISO Abbreviation:  J. Feline Med. Surg.     Publication Date:  2008 Aug 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2008-08-04     Completed Date:  2008-11-03     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  100897329     Medline TA:  J Feline Med Surg     Country:  England    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  388-94     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Resident in Diagnostic Imaging, Animal Health Trust, Lanwades Park, Kentford, Newmarket, CB8 7UU, UK. natalie.webster@aht.org.uk
Export Citation:
APA/MLA Format     Download EndNote     Download BibTex
MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Animals
Cat Diseases / surgery,  ultrasonography*
Cats
Contrast Media / administration & dosage*
Hemangiosarcoma / surgery,  ultrasonography,  veterinary*
Liver Neoplasms / surgery,  ultrasonography,  veterinary*
Male
Splenic Neoplasms / surgery,  ultrasonography,  veterinary*
Treatment Outcome
Ultrasonography / methods,  veterinary*
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Contrast Media

From MEDLINE®/PubMed®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine


Previous Document:  Primary mycoplasma pneumonia associated with reversible respiratory failure in a cat.
Next Document:  Impairment of cerebral hemodynamic response to the cold pressor test in patients with Parkinson's di...