Pancreatic tail adenocarcinoma with liver metastases

Case contributed by Mohammad Farghali Ali Tosson
Diagnosis probable


Abdominal pain.

Patient Data

Age: 70 years
Gender: Male
  • poorly enhancing pancreatic tail mass with extension into surrounding fat and direct invasion of the adjacent small bowel loops and left adrenal gland

  • multiple hypovascular well-defined focal lesions are seen in the right lobe of the liver

Case Discussion

The combination of findings is compatible with a pancreatic tail adenocarcinoma with local invasion of small bowel loops and liver metastases.

How to use cases

You can use Radiopaedia cases in a variety of ways to help you learn and teach.

Creating your own cases is easy.

Updating… Please wait.

 Unable to process the form. Check for errors and try again.

 Thank you for updating your details.