Items tagged “complication”

12 results found
Case

Anterior cervical discectomy and fusion (ACDF) pseudoarthrosis

 Diagnosis certain
A.Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 24 Sep 2008
66% complete
X-ray
Article

Contrast media extravasation

Contrast media extravasation (CMEV) refers to the leakage of intravenously-administered contrast media from the normal intravascular compartment into surrounding soft tissues; it is a well-known complication of contrast-enhanced CT scanning. It can also occur in MRI studies, but the complication...
Case

Pulmonary cement embolism secondary to vertebroplasty

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Yune Kwong
Published 08 Mar 2013
98% complete
X-rayCT
Case

XLIF subsidence

 Diagnosis certain
A.Prof Frank Gaillard
Published 28 Mar 2013
87% complete
CT
Article

Metal-on-metal pseudotumor

A metal-on-metal pseudotumor, also known as aseptic lymphocyte-dominant vasculitis-associated lesion (ALVAL), is a mass-forming tissue reaction around a metal-on-metal hip or knee replacement. Clinical presentation Metal-on-metal pseudotumors are large focal solid or semiliquid masses around t...
Case

Metal-on-metal pseudotumor

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Jan Frank Gerstenmaier
Published 20 Apr 2013
95% complete
MRIUltrasoundX-ray
Case

Heterotopic ossification (post amputation)

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Matt A. Morgan
Published 25 Jun 2015
94% complete
X-ray
Article

Infusothorax

Infusothorax is a complication of central venous catheter malposition where the catheter tip is located in the pleural space and the infusion of the fluid collects inadvertantly in the pleural space in the form of a pleural effusion. Longer term complications depend on the fluid being infused.
Article

Patent track sign (ultrasound)

Patent track sign is a finding on color Doppler ultrasound, representing blood traveling along the course a biopsy needle track. It can occur after a biopsy of any organ, but is more often seen after liver or kidney biopsies. Radiographic findings linear color Doppler flow along the course of ...
Case

Patent track sign

"Patent track" of...
 Diagnosis certain
Dr Matt A. Morgan
Published 24 Dec 2016
85% complete
Ultrasound
Case

Lap-Band erosion and migration causing proximal obstruction

 Diagnosis certain
Dr Candice Norris
Published 04 Feb 2017
95% complete
CT
Article

Venous intravasation

Venous intravasation is the unintended introduction of radiographic contrast material into the local venous system. It is a well-recognized phenomenon during retrograde urethrogram 1,2 and hysterosalpingogram (HSG) studies, although can occur with other invasive procedures in the vicinity of ven...

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