*  Mesenteric Panniculitis - NORD (National Organization for Rare Disorders)
Canyigit M, Koksal A, Akgoz A, Kara T, Sarisahin M, Akhan O. Multidetector-row computed tomography findings of sclerosing ... Fibro-sclerotic disorders that have been reported to occur with mesenteric panniculitis include retroperitoneal fibrosis, ... Relationship between mesenteric abnormalities on computed tomography and malignancy: clinical findings and outcomes of 359 ... from a total of 147,794 abdominal computed tomography (CT) examinations undertaken for over a 5-year period in a large ...
  https://rarediseases.org/rare-diseases/mesenteric-panniculitis/
*  Retroperitoneal Fibrosis Imaging: Overview, Radiography, Computed Tomography
The French urologist Albarran first described retroperitoneal fibrosis (RPF) in 1905, but with Ormond's publication in 1948, ... Positron emission tomography as a tool for the 'tailored' management of retroperitoneal fibrosis: a nephro-urological ... encoded search term (Retroperitoneal%20Fibrosis%20Imaging) and Retroperitoneal Fibrosis Imaging What to Read Next on Medscape. ... Fluorine-18-fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography in assessing retroperitoneal fibrosis: a literature review. Int J ...
  https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/380772-overview
*  Retroperitoneal fibrosis, 3D CT scan - Stock Image C025/2499 - Science Photo Library
Coloured 3D computed tomography (CT) angiogram of the aorta in the torso of a 46-year-old patient with retroperitoneal fibrosis ... Retroperitoneal fibrosis, or Ormond's disease is a disease of unknown origin that is characterised by the proliferation of ... Caption: Retroperitoneal fibrosis. Coloured 3D computed tomography (CT) angiogram of the aorta in the torso of a 46-year-old ... patient with retroperitoneal fibrosis. Retroperitoneal fibrosis, or Ormond's disease is a disease of unknown origin that is ...
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*  Idiopathic Scoliosis Imaging: Practice Essentials, Radiography, Computed Tomography
... retroperitoneal fibrosis, gastric volvulus, and progression of the deformity (crankshaft phenomenon). This last complication ... Computed Tomography. The scoliotic deformity can be visualized on CT scans of the thorax and abdomen (see the images below). ... Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography. Disclosure: Nothing to disclose. ... and rib cage deformity in idiopathic scoliosis studied by computer tomography. Spine. 1981 Nov-Dec. 6(6):567-72. [Medline]. ...
  https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/413157-overview
*  Gallium scan - Wikipedia
Single photon emission computed tomography (SPECT) images may also be acquired. In some imaging centers, SPECT images may be ... Diagnosis and follow-up of medical treatment of retroperitoneal fibrosis. Evaluation and follow-up of drug-induced pulmonary ... combined with computed tomography scan using either fusion software or SPECT/CT hybrid cameras to superimpose both ... while the positron emission of gallium 68 is imaged by positron emission tomography (PET). Gallium salts are taken up by tumors ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gallium_scan
*  Ovarian vein syndrome - Wikipedia
This could be seen as a localised form of retroperitoneal fibrosis. Following obstruction, the ureter displays an abnormal ... The diagnosis is supported by the results of imaging studies such as computed tomography or magnetic resonance imaging, ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ovarian_vein_syndrome
*  IgG4-related prostatitis - Wikipedia
... fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography/computed tomography can reveal subclinical prostatitis in a patient with IgG4- ... A 69-year-old man with a 10-year history of idiopathic retroperitoneal fibrosis". Kidney International. International Society ... Noboru Hara; Makoto Kawaguchi; Keisuke Takeda; Yoh Zen (28 Nov 2014). "Retroperitoneal disorders associated with IgG4-related ... The hallmark histopathological features of established IgG4-related disease are storiform fibrosis, a dense lymphoplasmacytic ( ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IgG4-related_prostatitis
*  147 URINARY TRACT OBSTRUCTION | Free Medical Textbook
CT, computed tomography.. Ultrasonography can be used to assess the degree of hydronephrosis and the integrity of the renal ... upper tract encasement by tumor or retroperitoneal fibrosis, or indwelling staghorn calculi. Kidney size may indicate the ... or in individuals with retroperitoneal lymphadenopathy or fibrosis, vesicoureteral reflux, nephrolithiasis, or other causes of ...
  https://medtextfree.wordpress.com/2012/07/02/147-urinary-tract-obstruction/
*  Multimodality Imaging of Aortitis | JACC: Cardiovascular Imaging
computed tomography. CTA. computed tomography angiography. MPR. multiplanar reformatting. MR. magnetic resonance. MRA. magnetic ... Periaortic fibrosis intensely enhances on contrast-enhanced MR (28). The dense plaques of retroperitoneal fibrosis appear ... 2005) Positron emission tomography/computed tomography improves diagnostics of inflammatory arteritis. Heart Vessels 20:179-183 ... 2008) Retroperitoneal fibrosis: a review of clinical features and imaging findings. AJR Am J Roentgenol 191:423-431. ...
  http://www.imaging.onlinejacc.org/content/7/6/605
*  Michael Stifelman - Wikipedia
Osteoclast-like Giant Cell Tumor of the Renal Pelvis Associated With Urothelial Carcinoma: Computed Tomography, Gross, and ... Stifelman MD, Shah OD, Mufarrij P, Lipkin M.: Minimally invasive management of retroperitoneal fibrosis. Urology, 71(2): 201-4 ... Robotic Ureterolysis for Relief of Ureteral Obstruction from Retroperitoneal Fibrosis. Urology. Jun;77(6):1370-4, 2011 Wadström ... Kim S Utility of MRI features for differentiation of retroperitoneal fibrosis and lymphoma. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2012 Jul;199(1 ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Michael_Stifelman
*  Desmoid tumor | Genetic and Rare Diseases Information Center (GARD) - an NCATS Program
techniques (computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging. ) revealing the presence of an infiltrative growing mass. ... sclerosing mesenteritis and retroperitoneal fibrosis (see these terms). ...
  https://rarediseases.info.nih.gov/diseases/1820/desmoid-tumor
*  Autoimmune related pancreatitis | Gut
Retroperitoneal fibrosis. In retroperitoneal fibrosis with sclerosing cholangitis and pancreatitis, a dramatic response to ... Computed tomography, magnetic resonance imaging, or ultrasonography demonstrates the diffusely enlarged pancreas, so-called " ... Pseudotumor of the pancreas associated with retroperitoneal fibrosis: a dramatic response to corticosteroid therapy. Am J ... "sausage-like" appearance, and a capsule-like rim that appears as low density on computed tomography, as hypointense on T2 ...
  http://gut.bmj.com/content/51/1/1.1
*  EURORAD - Radiologic Teaching Files
Due to its availability, short acquisition time, and high resolution, computed tomography (CT) is the initial diagnostic test ... Retroperitoneal fibrosis. References. * [1]. Vu QDM, Menias CO, Bhalla S, Peterson C, Wang LL, Balfe DM (2009) Aortoenteric ...
  http://www.eurorad.org/eurorad/case.php?id=15234
*  EURORAD - Radiologic Teaching Files
Retroperitoneal fibrosis + double inferior cava vein + left kidney agenesis. Author(s). Jaime Iglesias Gordo1, Ane Apestegui ... Both computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging mirrors the active disease showing soft-tissue enhancement after ... 2008) Retroperitoneal Fibrosis: A Review of Clinical Features and Imaging Findings. Am J Roentgenol 191(2):423-431 ... Retroperitoneal fibrosis (RPF) is a rare disease characterized by proliferation of an abnormal fibroinflammatory tissue, which ...
  http://www.eurorad.org/eurorad/case.php?id=14478
*  Pathways of Renal Fibrosis and Modulation of Matrix Turnover in Experimental Hypercholesterolemia | Hypertension
Renal endothelial function was assessed in vivo with electron-beam computed tomography, and renal tissue was then studied ex ... Kidneys were removed using a retroperitoneal incision and the heart using thoracotomy, immediately shock-frozen in liquid ... 12 and electron-beam computed tomography (EBCT; C-150; Imatron) flow studies were then performed in vivo under baseline ... Pathways of Renal Fibrosis and Modulation of Matrix Turnover in Experimental Hypercholesterolemia. Alejandro R. Chade, Oren P. ...
  http://hyper.ahajournals.org/content/46/4/772
*  Burned-out testis tumour that metastasized to retroperitoneal lymph nodes: a case report | Journal of Medical Case Reports |...
Abdominal computed tomography (CT) revealed a very large retroperitoneal mass (13×8 cm), extending across the midline (Figure 1 ... Histological specimen of the testis showing large hyalinization areas, tubular hyalinization, interstitial fibrosis and focal ... Abdominal computed tomography images revealing a large retroperitoneal mass, extending across the midline. ... After the four courses of chemotherapy treatment, computed tomography showed that the abdominal mass had regressed. ...
  https://jmedicalcasereports.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/1752-1947-3-7266
*  Location and frequency of lesions in patients with IgG4-related ophthalmic diseases | SpringerLink
Hydronephrosis associated with retroperitoneal fibrosis and sclerosing pancreatitis. Lancet 359:1403-1404PubMedCrossRefGoogle ... Orbital magnetic resonance imaging or computed tomography findings were evaluated.. Results. Of the 65 patients, 31 (47.7 %) ...
  https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs00417-013-2548-4
*  Adult Xanthogranulomatous Disease of the Orbit: Clinical Presentations, Evaluation, and Management | Actas Dermo...
Orbital involvement is assessed using computed tomography or magnetic resonance imaging. In both techniques, the degree of ... retroperitoneal fibrosis, and Takayasu disease.17,22 Delays between onset of symptoms and the definitive diagnosis are not ... with manifestations similar to those of retroperitoneal fibrosis), the liver, and the lung. ... and fibrosis. The eye is involved in 50% of cases in the form of proptosis, keratitis, or uveitis. The lesions are not limited ...
  http://actasdermo.org/en/adult-xanthogranulomatous-disease-orbit-clinical/articulo/S1578219017300902/
*  Kidney: Malignant Tumors Imaging Pearls - Learning Modules | CT Scanning | CT Imaging | CT Scan Protocols - CTisus
"Computed tomography or MRI at 3 to 6 months, 12 months, and then yearly; the interval of observation may be varied (eg, shorter ... Retroperitoneal fibrosis. - Rosai-Dorfman disease. - Erdheim-Chester disease. *Perinephric Mass: Differential Dx. - Tumors. - ... "Computed tomography or MRI at 3 to 6 months, 12 months, and then yearly; the interval of observation may be varied (eg, shorter ... Retroperitoneal fibrosis. - Rosai-Dorfman disease. - Erdheim-Chester disease. *Perinephric Mass: Differential Dx. - Tumors. - ...
  http://livermr.com/responsive/learning/pearls/kidney/malignant-tumors
*  Lymphedema People ™ • View topic - Renal Lymphangiectasia
Perinephric and retroperitoneal soft-tissue masses can be seen in retroperitoneal fibrosis but are again excluded by the fluid ... Excretory urography (Fig 1) and computed tomography (CT) of the abdomen (Fig 2) were performed after oral and intravenous ... The finding of retroperitoneal fluid collections, presumably dilated lymphatic vessels, is a more variable finding but has been ... The perirenal, peripelvic, and retroperitoneal collections had attenuation measurements consistent with fluid (0-10 HU) rather ...
  http://lymphedemapeople.com/phpBB3/viewtopic.php?f=19&t=592&p=1375
*  MRI and MRCP for Diagnosis and Staging of Pancreatic Cancer | Springer for Research & Development
Bipat S, Phoa SS, et al.: Ultrasonography, computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging for diagnosis and determining ... Pereira-Lima JC, Kromer MU, et al.: Cholestatic jaundice due to Ormond's disease (primary retroperitoneal fibrosis). ... Siddiqi AJ, Miller F: Chronic pancreatitis: ultrasound, computed tomography, and magnetic resonance imaging features. Semin ... Shah S, Mortele KJ: Uncommon solid pancreatic neoplasms: ultrasound, computed tomography, and magnetic resonance imaging ...
  https://rd.springer.com/referenceworkentry/10.1007/978-0-387-77498-5_30
*  Current Medical Issues : Table of Contents
Computed tomography scan of the abdomen was performed in 57% of the patients. More than half (58.8%) were managed ... Retroperitoneal fibrosis: A rare manifestation of extramedullary dissemination of multiple myeloma. p. 282. ... Spread of myeloma into retroperitoneum causing retroperitoneal fibrosis is one of the rare manifestations. Patients with ...
  http://www.cmijournal.org/currentissue.asp?sabs=n
*  A1C test | Abdominal thrusts | Medical Encyclopedia
CT stands for computed tomography.. How the Test is Performed. You will lie on a narrow table that slides into the center of ... Retroperitoneal fibrosis. • Renal artery stenosis. • Renal vein thrombosis. Risks. Risks of CT scans include:. • Allergy to ... Computed tomography scan - abdomen; CT scan - abdomen; CAT scan - abdomen. References. Kim DH, Pickhardt PJ. Diagnostic imaging ... Multidetector computed tomography. In: Adam A, Dixon AK, eds.Grainger & Allison's Diagnostic Radiology: A Textbook of Medical ...
  https://edukalife.blogspot.com/2015/08/a1c-test-abdominal-thrusts-medical.html
*  Novel location of xanthogranulomatous inflammation causing false-positive FDG PET/CT :: Radiology cases and teaching files
Retroperitoneal fibrosis as a cause of positive FDG PET/CT. Journal of radiology case reports. 2011;5(7):35-41. 4. Basu S, ... 6 month computed tomography scan follow-up showed two post-operative peritoneal lesions. Lesion A) was an oval 2x1cm diameter, ... 6 month computed tomography scan follow-up showed two post-operative peritoneal lesions. Lesion A) was an oval 2x1cm diameter, ... Retroperitoneal fibrosis as a cause of positive FDG PET/CT. Journal of radiology case reports. 2011;5(7):35-41. 4. Basu S, ...
  http://radiolopolis.com/radiology-cases/radiology-images-radiology-teaching-files/?func=detail&id=18742
*  Male Reproductive System - Radiology Notes
Tomography. *Information Technology. *Computed Tomography (CT). *Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI). *Nuclear Medicine (Phys) ... Focal or diffuse low density -, testicular atrophy and fibrosis.. Hydrocoele. Serous fluid within the tunica vaginalis, most ... II - Spread to retroperitoneal or paraaortic nodes below diaphragm.. *III - Spread elsewhere. ... The higher b-values are better for conspicuity of the tumour, computed DWI values can be done for higher values. ...
  http://radnotes.co.nz/abdominal-imaging/male_reproductive_system/