Mesenteric Castleman's disease: case report


DEMIRPOLAT G., POURBAGHER A., HEKIMGIL M. , ELMAS N. Z. , KITIS O. , Korkut M. A. , ...More

ABDOMINAL IMAGING, vol.25, no.5, pp.551-553, 2000 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 25 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2000
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s002610000090
  • Title of Journal : ABDOMINAL IMAGING
  • Page Numbers: pp.551-553

Abstract

An asymptomatic case of hyaline vascular-type Castleman's disease localized to the mesentery and detected incidentally by ultrasound is presented. Computed tomographic, angiographic, and histologic findings are reported, This type of Castleman's disease predominates in the thorax and is very rare in the mesentery.