Pancreatic cancer

Case contributed by Dr Mohammad Taghi Niknejad


Abdominal pain and palpable mass on physical exam.

Patient Data

Age: 75 years
Gender: Female

60×40 mm mass in the pancreatic body accompanied by distal parenchymal atrophic changes as well as pancreatic duct dilatation. Celiac artery trunk and proximal portions of splenic and hepatic arteries are encased by the mass. In addition, SMV is infiltrated and obstructed by the mass. Several small lymphadenopathies are noted in the vicinity of diseased segment. 

Case Discussion

Pathology proven pancreatic adenocarcinoma with vascular involvement and regional lymphadenopathy.

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Case information

rID: 87409
Published: 12th Mar 2021
Last edited: 15th Mar 2021
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Tabesh medical imaging center

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