Endometriosis: deep infiltrating and involving lumbosacral spinal nerves

Case contributed by Dr Roberto Schubert


Low back pain radiating to the left leg. History of previous left pelvic deep venous thrombosis and abdomino-pelvic surgery for endometriosis.

Patient Data

Age: 40
Gender: Female

Heterogeneous, enhancing mass encasing the left L5 and S1 spinal nerves and the left iliac vessels. Small probable endometriosis cyst medial to the left iliac vessels. Chain of slightly enlarged left retroperitoneal lymph nodes.

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Case information

rID: 15114
Published: 23rd Sep 2011
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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