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Inflammation of the pancreatic head mimicking a tumor with slight dilatation of the common bile duct and normal pancreatic duct

Clinical Info

Raised lipase and amylase

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Inflammation of the pancreatic head mimicking a tumor with slight dilatation of the common bile duct and normal pancreatic duct

Inflammation of the pancreatic head mimicking a tumor. The pancreatic duct is normal. There is thick bile in the gallbladder

The pancreatic duct is normal
The pancreatic duct is normal

Details

  • Sex: Male
  • Age: 57
  • Body part: Pancreas

Created with

  • Hitachi Ultrasound System