Cystic lesions of the pancreas (differential)

The differential for cystic lesions of the pancreas includes:

Retroperitoneal lesions, extrinsic to the pancreas, can of course mimic pancreatic cystic lesions, when close to the gland. Examples include:

Pancreatic pathology
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rID: 1195
Section: Gamuts
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Cystic pancreatic mass
  • Cystic pancreatic masses
  • Pancreatic cysts
  • Cystic pancreatic lesions
  • Pancreaitc cystic lesions

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    Case 1: pancreatic pseudocysts
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    Case 2: solid pseudopapillary tumour
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    Case 3: mucinous cystadenoma of pancreas
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    Case 4: solid pseudopapillary tumour
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    Case 5: von Hippel Lindau disease
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