Giant appendiceal mucoceles of cystadenomas type: CT and MRI evaluation. Report of three cases and review of literature

 
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2007 (EN)
Giant appendiceal mucoceles of cystadenomas type: CT and MRI evaluation. Report of three cases and review of literature (EN)

Tsitouridis I.,
Tsantiridis Ch.,
Kouklakis G.,
Papastergiou Ch.,
Goutsaridou F.,
Kalambakas A.,
Emannouilidou M.,

SUMMARY Mucocele is a general descriptive term, denoting an accumulation of mucin in a dilated lumen. Mucocele of the appendix is a frequent entity when it has a small size hut is very rare when there is grant enlargement of the appendix. We evaluated 3 cases with giant mucocele of the appendix of cystadenomas type, with calcification of their wall, US, CT and MRI findings, the diagnostic approach and the differential diagnosis with a literature review were presented. Key words: Mucinous cystadenoma, Mucocele, Appendix, CT, MRI (EN)

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Ελληνική Γαστροεντερολογική Εταιρία (EL)
Hellenic Society of Gastroenterology (EN)

2007-03-19


Hellenic Society of Gastroenterology (EN)

1792-7463
1108-7471
Annals of Gastroenterology; Volume 15, No 1 (2002) (EN)



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