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Intestinal ascariasis on Ultrasonography

by Mohammed on May 10, 2017


Multiple round worms noted in small bowel lumen.
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Appendicular Mucocele - Classical Onion Skin Sign - On Ultrasonography

by Syed Nazir on May 11, 2017


Mucocele of Appendix in a 45 year old lady shows the  Classical Onion Skin Sign - On Ultrasonography. Ultrasound Aperistaltic anechoic /cystic sOL with layered internal echoes like onion skin or onion peels layering. The presence of an "onion sign" (sonographic layering within a cystic mass) is considered a highly suggestive feature. CT typically seen as a well-circumscribed, low-attenuation, spherical or tubular mass contiguous with the base of the caecum the finding of curvilinear mural calcification suggests the diagnosis, but is seen in less than 50% of cases - which was present in our case. intra-luminal bubbles of gas, or an air-fluid level within a mucocele suggest the presence of superinfection, which can occur in both benign and malignant mucocoeles Continue reading →

A Case of Complete Hydatidiform Mole

by Syed Nazir on May 11, 2017


Young Primi aged about 20 years presented with bleeding PV at about 12 weeks at Ambedkar Medical College, Bangalore.
Classical findings of a Heterogenous Uterine mass with vesicular / honey-comb pattern with no co-esisting fetal / embryonic components.
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2 Cases of Thanatophoric Dwarfism

by Administrator on May 11, 2017


2 cases of the lethal form of dwarfism - Thanatophoric dwarfism detected on antetal ultrasound and followed up completely with photographs. The case was worked up at VaniVilas hospital when i was a PG with Dr. B.R. Nagaraj (Professor) and Dr. Anuradha (PG). It Was described in 1967 by Maroteaux, Lamy and Robert, who differentiated it from achondroplasia and coined its name which means-DEATH BEARING. Thanatophoric Dwarfism being a lethal congenital skeletal dysplasia has characteristic sonological features ,hence can be differentiated from other skeletal dysplasias. This can be diagnosed with 100% accuracy in experienced hands. Its definitive detection antenatally will prevent maternal morbidity and mortality Continue reading →

Ascarioma - Intestinal Ascariasis causing Obstruction

by Syed Nazir on May 11, 2017


A 5 year old female child presented to Ambedkar Medical College's Paediatric emergency with Severe Abdominal Pain and Vomiting.
On sonography the picture of extensive intestinal Ascariasis (round worm) infestation noted with multiple worms causing intestingal obstruction - so called classical ASCARIOMA (Medusa Head, Medusa Lock described on barium meal study).
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Live Ascariasis in Gall Bladder - Moving Round Worms

by Syed Nazir on May 11, 2017


Moving Live Round worms were seen on ultrasound performed on a 2 year old baby with vomiting and excessive crying. Multiple Floating Ascariasis infestation observed within the lumen of Gall Bladder - Watch this rare Video showing Moving Round Worms Video.
Worms were al demonstrated within intestinal lumen.
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Pan-Cake Kidney - A rare variety of Cross Fused Ectopic Kidney

by Syed Nazir on May 11, 2017


Pan-Cake Kidney - A rare variety of Cross Fused Ectopic Kidney - Type Congenital Anomaly. This Ultrasonography Video shows two kidneys fused across medial aspects giving the appearance of a rounded PanCake.
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