Dorsal pancreatic agenesis

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel

Presentation

Post meal abdominal discomfort - Few days.

Patient Data

Age: 54 yrs
Gender: Male
Ultrasound

Head and uncinate process of pancreas shows normal echopattern - size.

Body and tail of pancreas could not be localized.

Case Discussion

Ultrasound findings favoring absence of pancreatic body and tail.

CT scan was done next. Findings were confirmed.

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Case information

rID: 22065
Published: 8th Mar 2013
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
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