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Tumors of the jejunum and ileum: a pattern-based imaging approach on CT

  • Sang Won KimEmail author
  • Hyun Cheol Kim
  • Jiyoung Oh
  • Kyu Yeoun Won
  • Seong Jin Park
  • Dal Mo Yang
Review

Abstract

Since a broad spectrum of tumors can occur in the small bowels, it is not easy to make a correct differential diagnosis among small bowel tumors on CT findings. Therefore, once a mass is detected on CT, the radiologist needs to analyze the mass based on presenting patterns such as location, multiplicity, morphology, and enhancement patterns. In this article, we will illustrate various kinds of small bowel tumors based on imaging patterns at CT to facilitate making a correct diagnosis.

Keywords

Small bowel tumors Jejunum and ileum Computed tomography 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Radiology, Kyung Hee University Hospital at Gangdong, School of MedicineKyung Hee UniversitySeoulKorea
  2. 2.Deparment of Pathology, Kyung Hee University Hospital at Gangdong, School of MedicineKyung Hee UniversitySeoulKorea
  3. 3.Department of Radiology, Kyung Hee University Hospital, School of MedicineKyung Hee UniversitySeoulKorea

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