Home About us Editorial board Search Ahead of print Current issue Archives Submit article Instructions Subscribe Contacts Login 
  Home Print this page Email this page Small font sizeDefault font sizeIncrease font size Users Online: 153  
CASE REPORT
Year : 2020  |  Volume : 19  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 174-176

Calcified peritoneal metastasis due to advanced ovarian cancer: Incidental finding in bone scan and single-photon emission computed tomography-computed tomography


Department of Nuclear Medicine, Children Cancer Hospital, Assistant Lecturer of Nuclear Medicine, National Cancer Institute, Cairo University, Nasr City, Cairo, Egypt

Correspondence Address:
Dr. Hadeer Yousef Elhamady
Specialist at Children's Cancer Hospital, National Cancer Institute, Cairo University, Nasr City, Cairo
Egypt
Login to access the Email id


DOI: 10.4103/wjnm.WJNM_99_18

Rights and Permissions

We present the case of a 51-year-old female complaining of persistent abdominal pain that started 5 months ago with recent bone pain. Abdomen-pelvic computed tomography (CT) showed a large pelvic mass raising the possibility of a malignant neoplasm. Bone scan was done to rule out bone metastases and showed extraskeletal abdominal tracer uptake with the single-photon emission CT/CT imaging showing the uptake to correspond to multiple calcified peritoneal deposits.


[FULL TEXT] [PDF]*
Print this article     Email this article
 Next article
 Previous article
 Table of Contents

 Similar in PUBMED
   Search Pubmed for
   Search in Google Scholar for
 Related articles
 Citation Manager
 Access Statistics
 Reader Comments
 Email Alert *
 Add to My List *
 * Requires registration (Free)
 

 Article Access Statistics
    Viewed572    
    Printed157    
    Emailed0    
    PDF Downloaded165    
    Comments [Add]    

Recommend this journal