computed tomography of the abdomen

computed tomography of the abdomen

a noninvasive radiographic procedure performed with contrast dye to diagnose pathological conditions of the abdominal and retroperitoneal organs. See also computed tomography.
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Enhanced computed tomography of the abdomen showed a 19 mm nodule lying adjacent to the right renal vein.
Assessment of disease status--including computed tomography of the abdomen, pelvis, and chest, bone scanning, and serum prostate cancer specific antigen (PSA) level measurement--was conducted every 12 weeks.
Computed tomography of the abdomen was performed and revealed a 4 x 3cm structure of low attenuation posterolateral to segment 6 of the liver with surrounding irregular wall and a central 15 mm high density lesion, suggestive of a peritoneal foreign body, possibly a retained appendicolith from previous surgery (Figure 1).
The researchers studied 25 patients of each sex who, for medical reasons unrelated to the study, received injections in the rear and then underwent computed tomography of the abdomen or pelvis.
Contrasted computed tomography of the abdomen revealed SMV thrombosis.
Computed tomography of the abdomen identified a left renal mass, and biopsy confirmed that it was a clear-cell carcinoma.
Computed tomography of the abdomen revealed nodular liver and splenomegaly consistent with cirrhosis.
Non-contrast computed tomography of the abdomen and pelvis demonstrating a dilated ureter at the level of the obstruction.
Computed tomography of the abdomen showed a large right-sided retroperitoneal hematoma and left pleural effusion.
Coronal and sagittal views of computed tomography of the abdomen and pelvis demonstrate a large cyst arising from the interpolar region of left kidney.
An intravenous contrast enhanced computed tomography of the abdomen and pelvis demonstrated a large hematoma within the prostatic parenchyma with a focus of active contrast extravasation, indicating active ongoing intraprostatic bleeding (Fig.
Computed tomography of the abdomen showing preoperative exophytic fat containing mass arising from the lower pole of the right kidney consistent with an angiomyolipoma.

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