Pitfalls

Focal pancreatitis with a hypoechoic mass in the pancreatic head and dilatated pancreatic duct that could be mistaken for a pancreatic head carcinoma

Clinical Info

Alcohol abuse and intermittent pancreatitis

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Focal pancreatitis with a hypoechoic mass in the pancreatic head and dilatated pancreatic duct that could be mistaken for a pancreatic head carcinoma

Focal pancreatitis with a hypoechoic mass
Focal pancreatitis with a hypoechoic mass
Focal pancreatitis with a hypoechoic mass
Focal pancreatitis with a hypoechoic mass
Focal pancreatitis with a hypoechoic mass
Focal pancreatitis with a hypoechoic mass
Focal pancreatitis with a hypoechoic mass
Focal pancreatitis with a hypoechoic mass
Dilatated pancreatic duct
Dilatated pancreatic duct
Dilatated pancreatic duct
Dilatated pancreatic duct

Details

  • Sex: Male
  • Age: 24
  • Body part: Pancreas

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  • Hitachi Ultrasound System