Radiation Medicine

, Volume 25, Issue 7, pp 364–367 | Cite as

Omental pseudocyst

  • Takumi NakanoEmail author
  • Michiya Kobayashi
  • Takashi Usui
  • Kazuhiro Hanazaki


Diagnostic image features of the omental cyst remain to be fully understood because of its rarity. We present here a case of omental cyst in a 29-year-old man involving several diagnostic image features. Contrasted computed tomography showed thin ring-like enhancement, and angiography revealed the feeding arteries that branched from the right gastroepiploic artery. The cyst was excised surgically, and the final pathological diagnosis was an omental pseudocyst.

Key words

Omental cyst Ring-like enhancement Angiography Pseudocyst Omentum 


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© Japan Radiological Society 2007

Authors and Affiliations

  • Takumi Nakano
    • 1
    Email author
  • Michiya Kobayashi
    • 1
  • Takashi Usui
    • 2
  • Kazuhiro Hanazaki
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of SurgeryKochi Medical School, Kochi UniversityNankokuJapan
  2. 2.Tano HospitalKochiJapan

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