Pancreatic serous cystadenoma

Case contributed by Dr Mohammad Taghi Niknejad


Abdominal pain.

Patient Data

Age: 55 years
Gender: Female

A 30 × 28 mm cystic lesion with thick enhancing internal septations is seen at pancreas body.

Degenerative changes as osteophytes are seen at the lumbar spine.
Grade I spondylolisthesis of L5 on S1 is present with bilateral spondylolysis.

Case Discussion

Pancreatic cystic lesion - pathologically proven serous cystadenoma, also referred to as microcystic adenoma, which is an uncommon type of benign cystic pancreatic neoplasm. 

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