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Extramedullary hematopoiesis mimicking the appearance of carcinomatosis or peritoneal mesothelioma: computed tomography demonstration.

Authors
  • Scott, W W Jr
  • Fishman, E K
Type
Published Article
Journal
Gastrointestinal radiology
Publication Date
Jan 01, 1990
Volume
15
Issue
1
Pages
82–83
Identifiers
PMID: 2298360
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

The computed tomographic (CT) appearance of extensive intra-abdominal extramedullary hematopoiesis is illustrated in a 51-year old woman with agnogenic myeloid metaplasia. The CT images closely simulate peritoneal carcinomatosis or peritoneal mesothelioma.

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