Papilla of Vater metastasis

Case contributed by Dr Domenico Nicoletti


A woman with an history of breast cancer. Evaluation for metastatic disease.

Patient Data

Age: 56
Gender: Female
Modality: CT

CT scan with MDC shows enhancement of the distal common bile duct with thickened walls. The bile ducts are not dilated. Evaluation with MRCP is suggested.

Modality: MRI

Dilatation of the common bile duct with thickening of its distal portion.

New CT study after billiary implant

Modality: CT

Biliary implant.

Case Discussion

This case shows a papilla of Vater metastatic lesion from breast cancer treated with biliary implant.

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Case Information

rID: 27820
Case created: 21st Feb 2014
Last edited: 17th Sep 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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