Browsing by Author "Karakas, Emel Yigit"
Authors:Şirvanci, Mustafa; Balci, Numan Cem; Karaman, Kutlay; Duran, Cihan; Karakas, Emel Yigit
Publisher and Date:(Elsevier Science Inc, 2002)Primary epiploic appendagitis (PEA) occurs secondary to inflammation of an epiploic appendage and is considered to be a rare cause of acute abdomen. In this case report we describe the magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) findings of PEA correlated with computed tomographic (CT) findings. MRI findings included an oval shaped fat intensity mass with a central dot on T1- and T2-weighted images C which possessed an enhancing rim on postgadolinium T1-weighted fat saturated images. The lesion was best ...