The evident high signal on the STIR series and no observation of mass-like contrast involvement suggested that the lesion was a strongly inflammatory pseudotumor
Frequent presence of the Epstein-Barr virus in inflammatory pseudotumor
(IPT) represents a group of heterogeneous inflammatory diseases of unknown etiology and has rarely been reported to involve the nasopharynx(1-8).
PSHs are easily misdiagnosed on CT scans as lung cancer, inflammatory pseudotumor
, and hamartoma.
Splenic inflammatory pseudotumor
(inflammatory myofibroblastic tumor).
Successful stem cell transplantation in an infant with severe congenital neutropenia complicated by pretransplant inflammatory pseudotumor
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A case with AIP together with inflammatory pseudotumors
of the kidney and lung has been reported in Japan.
of the larynx: MR findings in a child.
Radiologic findings of inflammatory pseudotumor
in the genitourinary tract (e.
(IPT) is a rare, locally aggressive, benign neoplasm of unknown etiology.
The preoperative diagnosis is difficult in spite that the chest CT-scan is sensitive in detecting and delineating the lesion; and that is because the wide range of differential diagnoses including lymphoma, mediastinal tumors, metastases in the lung or pleura, congenital pulmonary malformations, inflammatory pseudotumor
, and even tuberculous.