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Abdomen and retroperitoneum | 1.9 Retroperitoneum and great vessels
Case 1.9.7 Retroperitoneal fibrosis and aortitis


Retroperitoneal fibrosis with a mass around the distal abdominal aorta and proximal common iliac arteries with dilatation of the right and left kidney and an urinoma on the left side

Left kidney with dilatated collecting system and perirenal effusion longitudinal
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Left kidney and perirenal effusion transverse
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Right kidney with dilatated collecting system longitudinal
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Right kidney with dilatated collecting system transverse
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Mass around the distal aorta transverse
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Mass around the distal aorta transverse
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Mass around the distal aorta and inferior mesenteric artery transverse
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Mass around the distal aorta and dilatated right ureter transverse
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Retroperitoneal fibrosis with a mass around the distal abdominal aorta and proximal common iliac arteries with dilatation of the right and left kidney and an urinoma on the left side

Mass ventral of the distal abdominal aorta and a normal proximal aorta longitudinal
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Mass ventral of the distal abdominal aorta longitudinal
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Mass ventral of the distal abdominal aorta and inferior mesenteric artery longitudinal
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Mass extending along the distal aorta and proximal left common iliac artery
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Mass extending along the proximal left common iliac artery. The distal common iliac artery is normal.
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Mass extending along the proximal right common iliac artery
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Mass extending along the proximal right common iliac artery. The distal common iliac artery is normal.
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Retroperitoneal fibrosis with a mass around the distal abdominal aorta and proximal common iliac arteries with dilatation of the right and left kidney and an urinoma on the left side

CT scan
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CT scan
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CT scan
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CT scan
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Plain abdominal X ray showing a stent in the right and left ureter
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The same patient after treatment: Follow up examination of the same patient with retroperitoneal fibrosis after corticosteroid treatment. There is regression of the mass.

Longitudinal image with regression of the mass around the aorta
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Transverse image with regression of the mass around the aorta
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Longitudinal image with regression of the mass around the common iliac artery
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Longitudinal image with regression of the mass around the common iliac artery
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