Primitive mucinous cystadenocarcinoma of the retroperitoneum case report and diagnostic considerations

Roberto Dore, Alfredo La Fianza, Lorenza Storti, Luciana Babilonti, Lorenzo Preda, Enrico Maria Di Maggio, Patrizia Tenti

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Abstract

The combination of ultrasonography (US) and computed tomography (CT) proved useful in recognizing and defining the characteristics of a primitive mucinous cystadenocarcinoma of the retroperitoneum, a rare anatomopathological finding which consistently presents certain macroscopic features that help in the formulation of a diagnosis with imaging techniques.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)129-132
Number of pages4
JournalClinical Imaging
Volume20
Issue number2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Apr 1996

Keywords

  • Computed tomography
  • Cystadenocarcinoma
  • Ovarian tumors
  • Retroperitoneum
  • Ultrasonography

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging

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