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Saturday, 30 November 2019

CASE 575: LYMPH NODE TUBERCULOSIS, Dr PHAN THANH HAI, MEDIC MEDICAL CENTER, HCMC, VIETNAM.

MAN 35 YO  PAIN AT   PERIUMBILICAL  AREA OF ABDOMEN.
US SCAN   
US 1:  ONE MASS  NEAR LEFT SITE OF  UMBILICUS  WITH  SANDWICH SIGN.


US 2: MANY LYMPH NODES HYPOECHOIC,  SIZE 2-3 CM  WITH STRUCTURE CHANGE AND NO HILUS.


US 3: SAME  STRUCTURE  OF LYMPH NODE IN MESENTERIUM.


US 4: 2 BIG LYMPH NODES AT THE LEFT SUPRACLAVICULAR AREA.



CHEST X-RAYS SUSPECTED TUBERCULOSIS AT RIGHT LUNG.



CT SCAN OF ABDOMEN WITH CE    

CT 1= FRONTAL VIEW OF ABDOMEN, THIS MASS IS  NEAR ABDOMINAL AORTA.


CT 2 = CROSSED SECTION.



CT 3  = FRONTAL VIEW OF THE LUNG 





BIOPSY REPORT OF THE BIG LYMPH NODE AT THE L NECK IS TUBERCULOSIS.




SUMMARY=  MULTIPLE LYMPH NODES APPEAR SAME TIME WITH LUNG TUBERCULOSIS.

Sunday, 24 November 2019

CASE 574: THORACIC WALL HERNIA, Dr PHAN THANH HAI, Dr TRAN MINH DUNG, MEDIC MEDICAL CENTER, HCMC, VIETNAM.

MAN  52 YO  3 MONTHS AGO,  PAIN AT L THORACIC NEAR  L BREAST NIPPLE   AFTER TRAUMA, COUGH MAKING VERY PAIN AND  L BREAST GETTING BIGGER LOOK LIKE TUMOR   (PHOTO 1: NORMAL BREATH, PHOTO 2  AFTER COUGHING and  VIDEO CLIP in COUGHING).








ULTRASOUND  AT  LEFT THORACIC WALL  DETECTED  ONE  MIXED STRUCTURE MASS  BY RUPTURE OF THE THORACIC WALL MUSCLE  WITH FLUID ( US 1).  



US 2: THE  HERNIA  OF THE LEFT LUNG TO THIS AREA IS SEEN  CLEARLY BY COUGHING , BUT IN NORMAL BREATH  THIS HERNIA IS COVERED BY HYPERECHOIC  STRUCTURE MASS ( US 3)




MSCT OF THE LUNG WITH VALSALVA  MANOEUVRE   DETECTED  INTERCOSTAL MUSCLE  RUPTURE AND  HERNIA FROM THE LUNG GOING OUT   ( CT1 CT2 CT3)



SUMMARY = THIS CASE IS THORACIC WALL HERNIA AFTER TRAUMA.  THE PATIENT HAD BEEN OPERATED FOR REPAIRING THE THORACIC WALL HERNIA BY PROTHESIS.

Sunday, 17 November 2019

CASE 573: BILIARY HAMARTOMA, Dr PHAN THANH HAI, MEDIC MEDICAL CENTER, HCMC, VIETNAM.

WOMAN 51 YO FOR 5 YEARS CHOLECYSTECTOMY BY GALL BLADDER  STONE, NOW GETTING PAIN IN LIVER.

US SCANNING : GALL-BLADDER HAD BEEN REMOVED. CBD DILATED   OF 3CM IN DIAMETER   WITH DILATATION R/L BILIARY DUCTS IN LIVER  AND  THERE  ARE SOME  SMALL SPOTS LIKE CYST 0.5 CM.  CBD  IS  STENOSIS AT ODDI AREA  AND NO TUMOR OF PANCREAS.
US1   BW US   US2 CDI 



MRI OF LIVER   
MRI1  CROSSED SECTION OF LIVER   
MRI2   CBD DILATED WITH MANY SPOTS  LIKE CYST IN LIVER   THAT  ARE HAMARTOMA OF BILIARY CANALS.



ERCP  lCANNOT  ENTER THE CBD  (FOTO1, FOTO2)



OPERATION  REPORT   IS  CYST OF CBD AND STENOSIS  OF CBD AT ODDI SPHINTER.
 AND MANY SMALL NODULES AT SURFACE OF LIVER  BIOPSY (lFOTO CBD).


PROCEDURE  IS ROUX EN Y  FOR  ANASTOMOSIS OF CBD AND  DUODENUM.

CONCLUSION =IT IS  HAMARTOMA OF BILIARY SYSTEIM  WITH STONE STENOSIS OF CBD AND MANY SMALL LIKE -CYSTS OF BILIARY SYSTEM.

Wednesday, 6 November 2019

CASE 572: PROSTATE CANCER, Dr PHAN THANH HAI, MEDIC MEDICAL CENTER, HCMC, VIETNAM.

Man 45 yo  with pain at sternum. SPECT bone scan detected multiple bone lesions ( spect photo).



Ultrasound at sternum detects osteolytic lesions. 


Blood test PSA rises 92 ng/mL

Transabdominal Ultrasound of prostate  US 1   section  prostate in small size 



US 2  sagittal view also prostate in small size without abnormal focal lesions 



US 3 elastoscan detected abnormal zone inside prostate  




US 4 sagittal elastography mapping one zone with kPa high,  #50kPa



Biopsy with TRUS elasto guide;   report is prostate cancer classified Gleason core 7



Summary=  US elastoscanning of prostate guide for biopsy is more accuracy than conventional TRUS guide alone.