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Jaundice and abdominal pain

Author: Michele Anzidei, Rome, Italy
Body Region: Abdomen and Pelvis

1. Patient presentation
2. CT Images
3. CT Findings
4. Diagnosis
5. References

1. Patient presentation

  • A 50-year-old woman presented for evaluation of jaundice, which had developed 2 weeks earlier, and abdominal pain of 4 months’ duration.
  • Laboratory tests indicated increased direct bilirubin levels (12 μmol/l).
  • Ultrasonography of the liver revealed the presence of multiple liver lesions.
  • Multiphasic contrast-enhanced CT of the liver was performed.