Pseudotumor

Radiol Clin North Am. 1987 May;25(3):583-99.

Abstract

The term "pseuduotumor" is currently used to mean idiopathic orbital inflammation. CT can be of help in differentiating idiopathic orbital inflammation from thyroid ophthalmopathy and lymphoid tumors. The CT findings are reviewed along with important clinical and pathologic aspects.

MeSH terms

  • Diagnosis, Differential
  • Graves Disease / diagnostic imaging
  • Humans
  • Inflammation / diagnostic imaging
  • Inflammation / pathology
  • Lymphoma / diagnostic imaging
  • Myositis / diagnostic imaging
  • Optic Neuritis / diagnostic imaging
  • Orbital Diseases / diagnostic imaging*
  • Orbital Diseases / pathology
  • Orbital Neoplasms / diagnostic imaging*
  • Orbital Neoplasms / pathology
  • Tomography, X-Ray Computed*