Magnetic resonance imaging findings in diffuse lymphangiomatosis: Neuroradiological manifestations

Arzu Ozturk, D. M. Yousem

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Abstract

We report magnetic resonance (MR) findings in a patient with histologically proven lymphangiomatosis with a history of chylothorax, diffuse lung infiltrates, spinal involvement, cystic lesions of the mediastinum, and mesentery thickening. The patient also had diffuse infiltration of the right brachial plexus, with similar imaging findings as the spinal lesions. Although osseous and extraosseous involvement may be seen frequently with lymphangiomatosis, involvement of the brachial plexus has not been previously reported.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)560-564
Number of pages5
JournalActa Radiologica
Volume48
Issue number5
DOIs
StatePublished - 2007
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Lymphangiomatosis
  • Magnetic resonance imaging

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging
  • Radiological and Ultrasound Technology

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