European Radiology

, Volume 4, Issue 3, pp 271–273 | Cite as

Inflammatory pseudotumour of the spleen: CT and MRI findings

  • K. Yamakado
  • A. Matsuda
  • N. Katoh
  • T. Hirano
  • K. Takeda
  • T. Nakagawa
Case Reports Abdominal radiology

Abstract

We report the CT and MRI findings of an inflammatory pseudotumour of the spleen, which is an extremely rare benign inflammatory lesion. CT scans obtained 1 h after contrast administration and T2-weighted MRI images clearly demonstrated the central fibrosis and peripheral granuloma of this lesion.

Key words

CT-Inflammatory pseudotumour of the spleen MRI 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • K. Yamakado
    • 1
  • A. Matsuda
    • 2
  • N. Katoh
    • 1
  • T. Hirano
    • 1
  • K. Takeda
    • 1
  • T. Nakagawa
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of RadiologyMie University School of MedicineTsu MieJapan
  2. 2.Matsusaka Chuo HospitalMatsusaka, MieJapan

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