Annular pancreas

Case contributed by Dr Praveen Jha

Presentation

Epigastric pain. Endoscopy showed dilated D1 segment of duodenum.

Patient Data

Age: 60 years
Gender: Female
Modality: CT

Cholelithiasis was seen, with pancreatic parenchyma encircling the second part of duodenum. Common bile duct was also prominent (8 mm). MRCP was advised to rule out choledocholithasis and confirmation of annular pancreas

Modality: MRI

Annular pancreas was confirmed .

Case Discussion

This is a classical case of annular pancreas demonstrated on both CT and MRI.

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Case Information

rID: 16617
Case created: 3rd Feb 2012
Last edited: 15th Jan 2016
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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