Pitfalls missed pancreatic tail tumors

As normal interpreted ultrasound examination of the pancreas in a patient with a pancreatic tail carcinoma

Clinical Info

Liver metastasis

Ultrasound Images & Clips

As normal interpreted ultrasound examination of the pancreas in a patient with a pancreatic tail carcinoma

Pancreas transverse
Pancreas transverse
Pancreas transverse
Pancreas transverse
Pancreatic tail transverse
Pancreatic tail transverse

As normal interpreted ultrasound examination of the pancreas in a patient with a pancreatic tail carcinoma CT scan

As normal interpreted ultrasound examination of the pancreas in a patient with a pancreatic tail carcinoma
As normal interpreted ultrasound examination of the pancreas in a patient with a pancreatic tail carcinoma
Pitfalls pancreatic tail tumors
Pitfalls pancreatic tail tumors
Pitfalls pancreatic tail tumors
Pitfalls pancreatic tail tumors

The same patient 2 months later. The pancreatic tail carcinoma is now clearly visible.

Pitfalls pancreatic tail tumors
Pitfalls pancreatic tail tumors
Pitfalls pancreatic tail tumors
Pitfalls pancreatic tail tumors
Pitfalls pancreatic tail tumors
Pitfalls pancreatic tail tumors

Liver metastases in the same patient

Pitfalls pancreatic tail tumors
Pitfalls pancreatic tail tumors
Pitfalls pancreatic tail tumors
Pitfalls pancreatic tail tumors
Pitfalls pancreatic tail tumors
Pitfalls pancreatic tail tumors
Pitfalls pancreatic tail tumors
Pitfalls pancreatic tail tumors

Details

  • Sex: Female
  • Age: 62
  • Body part: Pancreas

Created with

  • Hitachi Ultrasound System