A case of mesenteric panniculitis that CT diagnosis was useful

T. Hyodo, Y. Kouno, K. Shibamoto, Y. Morisawa, T. Iguchi, T. Nakagawa, J. Tomoda, Y. Hiraki

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Abstract

Mesenteric panniculitis is rare inflammatory process of the mesenteric fat with unknown etiology. We encountered a case of mesenteric panniculitis in a 53-year-old man with the upper abdominal and back pain, in which CT and small-bowel radiography were performed. Recognition of CT features is helpful in the diagnosis and avoid unnecessary extensive operation. This paper presents a case report and the CT characteristics of this disorder.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)825-829
Number of pages5
JournalJapanese Journal of Clinical Radiology
Volume46
Issue number7
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 2001
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging

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    Hyodo, T., Kouno, Y., Shibamoto, K., Morisawa, Y., Iguchi, T., Nakagawa, T., Tomoda, J., & Hiraki, Y. (2001). A case of mesenteric panniculitis that CT diagnosis was useful. Japanese Journal of Clinical Radiology, 46(7), 825-829.