Acute pancreatitis

Case contributed by Dr Mohammad Taghi Niknejad

Presentation

Abdominal pain.

Patient Data

Age: 55 years
Gender: Female
CT

Multiple small hyperdense gallstones are present. 

The pancreas is relatively enlarged and peripancreatic fat stranding is evident.

Small fat containing umbilical hernia is present. 

Case Discussion

Features are most compatible with acute pancreatitis. Amylase and lipase checked for the patient and show significant elevation. 

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Case information

rID: 91076
Published: 11th Jul 2021
Last edited: 11th Jul 2021
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Tabesh medical imaging center

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