Focal pancreatitis

Case contributed by Dr Saeed Soltany Hosn


Presented with an acute abdomen pain.

Patient Data

Age: 50 years
Gender: Female

Axial contrast-enhanced MDCT reveals focal swelling and enhancement of the head of the pancreas associated with calculus in the pancreatic duct.

Also, note the ring artifact during the delayed phase scan.

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Case information

rID: 20538
Published: 24th Nov 2012
Last edited: 23rd May 2020
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