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Table 3 Class II extravascular incidental findings according to system area. (MSK denotes musculoskeletal)

From: Incidental extravascular findings in CT angiograms in patients post endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair: clinical relevance and frequency

System Incidental findings Number (relative frequency %) Follow-up
Chest Cardiomegaly 3 (1.4)  
Coronary artery calcification 1 (0.5)  
Pleural effusion (small) 24 (11.4)  
Pleural nodule (<1 cm) 2 (1.0) 2 benign
Pulmonary nodules (<1 cm) 3 (1.4) 3 no growth
Rib fracture 1 (0.5) No intervention
Abdomen Appendix mucocoele 1 (0.5)  
Bladder calculi 3 (1.4)  
Chronic pancreatitis 1 (0.5)  
Dilated common bile duct 8 (3.8) 6 no cause, 2 gallstones
Gallstones 102 (48.5)  
Hydrocoele 1 (0.5) No change
Hydronephrosis (mild) 3 (1.4)  
Incarcerated hiatus hernia 2 (1.0) 2 no intervention
Lymphadenopathy (coeliac/mediastinal) 5 (2.3)  
Meningocoele (S2 neural foramina) 1 (0.5) No intervention
Ovarian dermoid 1 (0.5)  
Pancreatic duct dilatation 1 (0.5) No intervention
Pancreatic pseudocyst 8 (3.8) 8 no intervention
Prostate hypertrophy 10 (4.7)  
Renal stone 20 (9.5)  
Uterine fibroids 1 (0.5)  
MSK Hip osteoarthritis 2 (1.0)  
L5/S1 spondylolisthesis 3 (1.4)  
Paget’s of hemipelvis 1 (0.5)  
Sacral sclerotic change 1 (0.5) No intervention
Total   209