EURORAD ESR

Case 15650

Iodine mumps

Author(s)
Rebeca Mirón Mombiela; Cristina Vázquez Romero.

Servicio de Radiodiagnóstico y Otorrinolaringología, Hospital General Universitario de Valencia. Hospital General Universitario de Valencia, Spain.
E-mail: mirona@ufm.edu
 
Patient
female, 41 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    Physical examination of the patient
     

    Right submandibular swelling corresponding to enlargement of submandibular glands, a few hours after CT.

     
    Area of Interest: Head and neck; Imaging Technique: Ultrasound; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Biological effects;

    Patient control showing improvement of submandibular glands size after 8 hours in the emergency department.

     
    Area of Interest: Head and neck; Imaging Technique: Ultrasound; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Biological effects;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    Ultrasound images of submandibular gland
     

    Transverse images shows (A) right and (B) left enlargement and increased echo intensity of submandibular glands with intraglandular duct dilatation. No calculus detected. Increased intraglandular vascularity detected...

     
    Area of Interest: Head and neck; Imaging Technique: Ultrasound; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Biological effects;

    Transverse images shows (A) right and (B) left enlargement and increased echo intensity of submandibular glands with intraglandular duct dilatation. No calculus detected. Increased intraglandular vascularity detected...

     
    Area of Interest: Head and neck; Imaging Technique: Ultrasound; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Biological effects;
     
     
  • Figure 3
    Ultrasound image of thyroid gland

    Ultrasound image at the level of the thyroid gland showing no abnormalities.

     
    Area of Interest: Head and neck; Imaging Technique: Ultrasound; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Biological effects;
     
     
  • Figure 4
    Patient chest X-ray
     

    (A) Chest X-ray shows increased soft tissue at the cervical level compared to the previous (B).

     
    Area of Interest: Head and neck; Imaging Technique: Plain radiographic studies; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Biological effects;

    (A) Chest X-ray shows increased soft tissue at the cervical level compared to the previous (B).

     
    Area of Interest: Head and neck; Imaging Technique: Nuclear medicine conventional; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Biological effects;
     
     
Right submandibular swelling corresponding to enlargement of submandibular glands, a few hours after CT.
 
Patient control showing improvement of submandibular glands size after 8 hours in the emergency department.
 
Transverse images shows (A) right and (B) left enlargement and increased echo intensity of submandibular glands with intraglandular duct dilatation. No calculus detected. Increased intraglandular vascularity detected by Doppler (not shown).
 
Transverse images shows (A) right and (B) left enlargement and increased echo intensity of submandibular glands with intraglandular duct dilatation. No calculus detected. Increased intraglandular vascularity detected by Doppler (not shown).
 
Ultrasound image at the level of the thyroid gland showing no abnormalities.
 
(A) Chest X-ray shows increased soft tissue at the cervical level compared to the previous (B).
 
(A) Chest X-ray shows increased soft tissue at the cervical level compared to the previous (B).
 
 
 
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