Ultrasound Cases Logo
Search Cases

Case of the Month

February 2014

Patient Data: 2 years young female

Clinical Info: Patient was admitted to the hospital with pulmonary abnormalities seen on an X ray of the thorax. The pediatrician found a palpable mass in the upper abdomen

X ray of the thorax PA with diffuse pulmonary abnormalities

X ray of the thorax lateral view

Ultrasound image of the liver with a large mass

Another image of the liver mass impressing the right kidney

Transverse view of the liver mass

Another image of the mass displacing the right kidney

Detail image of the huge liver mass

The mass is vascularized

The palpable mass proved to be a large hepatoblastoma. The pulmonary abnormalties are caused by pulmonary metastases.
The patient was treated in a pediatric oncologic center

For more cases of pediatric abdominal and retroperitoneal tumors see

Copyright © Dr. T.S.A. Geertsma, Ziekenhuis Gelderse Vallei, Ede, The Netherlands. All rights reserved.

Developed by Prominent Media Web Development