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Abdomen and retroperitoneum | 1.3 Pancreas
Case 1.3.5 Acute pancreatitis


Pancreatitis with effusion around the pancreatic tail. A control examination shows focal hypoechoic inflammatory lesions that could be mistaken for mass lesions such as metastases. Initial ultrasound examination.

Effusion around the pancreatic tail
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Effusion around the pancreatic tail
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Inhomogeneous thickened pancreas
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Pancreatitis CT scan

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The control examination shows focal hypoechoic inflammatory lesions that could be mistaken for mass lesions such as metastases.

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