Despite recent technological advancement, plain x-rays are here to stay. We still do not know everything there is on a plain x-ray. Enjoy this moment - Dr Rahman Consultant Radiologist
Tuesday, September 8, 2009
Fatty liver with geographic focal fatty sparing.
A 68 year old Chinese man walked in for an abdominal scan. He is asymptomatic. Ultrasound showed increased liver echogenicity indicating fatty infiltration. There is a hypoechoic region with maplike boundaries indicating focal fatty sparing situated anterior to the portal vein.