Mesenteric and peritoneal metastases

Peritonitis carcinomatosa with peritoneal implants and loculated ascites caused by multiple adhesions

Clinical Info

Ascites

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Peritonitis carcinomatosa with peritoneal implants and loculated ascites caused by multiple adhesions

Peritoneal implants
Peritoneal implants
Peritoneal implants
Peritoneal implants
Ascites
Ascites
Ascites
Ascites
Loculated ascites around the spleen
Loculated ascites around the spleen
Loculated ascites around the spleen
Loculated ascites around the spleen
Loculated ascites around the spleen
Loculated ascites around the spleen
No ascites in Douglas pouch. The bladder is nearly empty
No ascites in Douglas pouch. The bladder is nearly empty

Peritonitis carcinomatosa with peritoneal implants and loculated ascites caused by multiple adhesions

Loculated ascites around the liver
Loculated ascites around the liver
Loculated ascites around the liver
Loculated ascites around the liver
Ascites between the bowell loops
Ascites between the bowell loops
Loculated ascites
Loculated ascites

There are also hyperechoic liver metastases

Peritonitis carcinomatosa with peritoneal implants and loculated ascites caused by multiple adhesions

Videoclip
Videoclip

The CT scan made a week after the ultrasound examination shows free peritoneal air caused by a perforation. The patient was operated but could not be helped because of the multiple adhesions and extensive tumor deposits

CT
CT
CT

Details

  • Sex: Male
  • Age: 83
  • Body part: Abdomen

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