Fitz-Hugh-Curtis syndrome: linear contrast enhancement of the surface of the liver on CT.

Abstract:

:We present a case of Fitz-Hugh-Curtis syndrome (Chlamydia trachomatis perihepatitis). Contrast-enhanced CT demonstrated enhancement along the surface of the liver, but it was remarkable on the anterior surface. No other abnormalities suspicious for peritonitis were found. Contrast enhancement of the anterior surface of the liver on CT may support the diagnosis of Fitz-Hugh-Curtis syndrome.

journal_name

J Comput Assist Tomogr

authors

Tsubuku M,Hayashi S,Terahara A,Furukawa T,Ohmura G

doi

10.1097/00004728-200205000-00025

keywords:

subject

Has Abstract

pub_date

2002-05-01 00:00:00

pages

456-8

issue

3

eissn

0363-8715

issn

1532-3145

pii

00004728-200205000-00025

journal_volume

26

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