Рентгенология & Радиология, 2019, LVIII 126-128

Cisterna chili – Computed Tomographic and Magnetic Resonance Appearance

  1. Groudeva, G. Hadjidekov

Abstract.

Cisterna chili is defined as dilated origin of the thoracic duct. Both the computed tomography and the magnetic resonance imaging could vizualize it. Authors’

clinical case present CT and MRI appearence of Cisterna chili in the same patient – 68 years old male. The interest of defining this anatomic variation is not to be misinterpreted as pathologic finding.

Key words: CISTERNA CHILI. MDCT. MRI