Necrotizing pancreatitis with acute necrotic collection

Case contributed by Roberto Schubert

Presentation

Upper abdominal pain, elevated pancreatic enzymes and inflammatory markers, who discharged himself from hospital.

Patient Data

Age: 55 years
Gender: Male

Thickening and unsharp contours of the pancreatic body. Clear demarcation of avascular necroses only after contrast. Native attenuation of the lesions was 38-40 HU.

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