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Abdomen and retroperitoneum | 1.3 Pancreas
Case 1.3.7 Pancreas calcifications


Chronic pancreatitis with multiple calcifications in the pancreatic head and a dilatated pancreatic duct with a calculus

Pancreatic duct with a calculus and multiple calcifications in the head
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Pancreatic duct with a calculus and multiple calcifications in the head
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Normal distal common bile duct
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Normal distal common bile duct
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Chronic pancreatitis with multiple calcifications in the pancreatic head and a dilatated pancreatic duct with a calculus. There is atrophy of the pancreatic body and tail

Dilatated pancreatic duct
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There is atrophy of the pancreatic body and tail
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The calcifications can cause a twinkle artifact
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