Fitz-Hugh-Curtis syndrome

Radiologic manifestation

Akihiro Nishie, Kengo Yoshimitsu, Hiroyuki Irie, Tadamasa Yoshitake, Hitoshi Aibe, Tsuyoshi Tajima, Kenji Shinozaki, Tomohiro Nakayama, Daisuke Kakihara, Takashi Matsuura, Makoto Takahashi, Noriyuki Kamochi, Hideo Onitsuka, Hiroshi Honda

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Objectives: To clarify radiologic findings of Fitz-Hugh-Curtis syndrome (FHCS). Methods: Thirteen women with right upper abdominal pain who were clinically diagnosed with FHCS were included. Biphasic helical computed tomography (CT) of the abdomen was performed in all patients. Posttherapeutic follow-up CT was available in 7 patients. Ultrasonography (US) was also performed in 12 patients. These imaging findings were reviewed retrospectively. Results: On enhanced CT, hepatic and splenic capsular enhancement was identified in 13 and 4 patients, respectively. Hepatic capsular enhancement on the early phase, which was detected in all patients, disappeared after treatment. No adhesive band or fluid collection around the liver was evident. No enhancement of the "bare area" of the liver and spleen was seen. No definite abnormality of the liver or perihepatic region was detected by US. Conclusions: Hepatic and splenic capsular enhancement on abdominal enhanced CT may be characteristic of FHCS. Enhanced CT may be a useful and noninvasive modality to help a diagnosis of FHCS, especially in young women with right upper abdominal pain without significant findings on US and gastrointestinal endoscopy.

元の言語英語
ページ(範囲)786-791
ページ数6
ジャーナルJournal of Computer Assisted Tomography
27
発行部数5
DOI
出版物ステータス出版済み - 9 1 2003

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Liver
Tomography
Ultrasonography
Women's Rights
Abdominal Pain
Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
Spiral Computed Tomography
Adhesives
Abdomen
Fitz-Hugh-Curtis syndrome
Spleen
Therapeutics

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging

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Fitz-Hugh-Curtis syndrome : Radiologic manifestation. / Nishie, Akihiro; Yoshimitsu, Kengo; Irie, Hiroyuki; Yoshitake, Tadamasa; Aibe, Hitoshi; Tajima, Tsuyoshi; Shinozaki, Kenji; Nakayama, Tomohiro; Kakihara, Daisuke; Matsuura, Takashi; Takahashi, Makoto; Kamochi, Noriyuki; Onitsuka, Hideo; Honda, Hiroshi.

:: Journal of Computer Assisted Tomography, 巻 27, 番号 5, 01.09.2003, p. 786-791.

研究成果: ジャーナルへの寄稿評論記事

Nishie, A, Yoshimitsu, K, Irie, H, Yoshitake, T, Aibe, H, Tajima, T, Shinozaki, K, Nakayama, T, Kakihara, D, Matsuura, T, Takahashi, M, Kamochi, N, Onitsuka, H & Honda, H 2003, 'Fitz-Hugh-Curtis syndrome: Radiologic manifestation', Journal of Computer Assisted Tomography, 巻. 27, 番号 5, pp. 786-791. https://doi.org/10.1097/00004728-200309000-00017
Nishie, Akihiro ; Yoshimitsu, Kengo ; Irie, Hiroyuki ; Yoshitake, Tadamasa ; Aibe, Hitoshi ; Tajima, Tsuyoshi ; Shinozaki, Kenji ; Nakayama, Tomohiro ; Kakihara, Daisuke ; Matsuura, Takashi ; Takahashi, Makoto ; Kamochi, Noriyuki ; Onitsuka, Hideo ; Honda, Hiroshi. / Fitz-Hugh-Curtis syndrome : Radiologic manifestation. :: Journal of Computer Assisted Tomography. 2003 ; 巻 27, 番号 5. pp. 786-791.
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