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Pediatric Radiology

, Volume 25, Issue 1, pp 45–47 | Cite as

CT and MR imaging of splenic leiomyoma in a child with ataxia telangiectasia

  • M. Coşkun
  • Ü. Aydingöz
  • T. Tacal
  • M. Ariyürek
  • F. Demirkazik
  • L. Oğuzkurt
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Abstract

Computed tomographic and magnetic resonance imaging findings of a splenic leiomyoma in an 8-year-old boy with ataxia telangiectasia are presented. This is the first reported case of a splenic leiomyoma in the literature.

Keywords

Public Health Magnetic Resonance Imaging Imaging Finding Magnetic Resonance Imaging Finding Leiomyoma 
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© Springer-Verlag 1995

Authors and Affiliations

  • M. Coşkun
    • 1
  • Ü. Aydingöz
    • 1
  • T. Tacal
    • 1
  • M. Ariyürek
    • 1
  • F. Demirkazik
    • 1
  • L. Oğuzkurt
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of RadiologyHacettepe University HospitalAnkaraTurkey

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