Splenic infarct due to malignant encasement of the artery

Case contributed by Dr Chris O'Donnell

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Acute left upper quadrant pain. Recent loss of weight

Patient Data

Age: 55
Gender: Female

Large malignant mass in the pancreas with encasement of the splenic artery and its branches producing a large, acute splenic infarct

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Case information

rID: 31323
Published: 1st Oct 2014
Last edited: 21st Nov 2015
Tag: spleen
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