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Cystic mesenchymal hamartoma
Heather Borders, MD
over 7 years ago
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Case History

Young adult with diffuse abdominal pain. No recollected injury although recent alcohol ingestion.

Case Detail

Anatomy: Genitourinary
Joseph Junewick, MD FACR
Diagnostic Category: Trauma
Created: over 6 years ago
Updated: over 6 years ago
Modality/Study Types: CT
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Reveal Findings

CT – Moderate ascites with mural thickening and dehiscence of the dome of the urinary bladder.

Reveal Discussion

Intraperitoneal bladder rupture occurs in approximately 10%–20% of major bladder injuries. This injury is typically the result of a direct blow to the already distended bladder. The sudden increase in intravesicular pressure causes intraperitoneal rupture of the bladder dome. At CT fluid may be seen around bowel loops, between mesenteric folds, and in the paracolic gutters.

Reveal Diagnosis

Intraperitoneal Bladder Rupture

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