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Case 774

Widened duodenal sweep by pancreatic pseudocyst

Author(s)
WK Lee, VA Duddalwar, CJ Roche
 
Patient
female, 45 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    Widened duodenal sweep

    Barium meal demonstrates widened duodenal sweep, loss of the normal duodenal mucosal pattern, and flattening of the medial wall of the first to third parts of the duodenum.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Widened duodenal sweep;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    Widened duodenal sweep by pancreatic pseudocyst

    Contrast enhanced CT demonstrates a 3 x 4cm pseudocyst arising from the anterior aspect of the pancreatic head which is causing distortion of the adjacent duodenum.

     
    Area of Interest: unknown; Imaging Technique: Widened duodenal sweep by pancreatic pseudocyst;
     
     
Barium meal demonstrates widened duodenal sweep, loss of the normal duodenal mucosal pattern, and flattening of the medial wall of the first to third parts of the duodenum.
 
Contrast enhanced CT demonstrates a 3 x 4cm pseudocyst arising from the anterior aspect of the pancreatic head which is causing distortion of the adjacent duodenum.
 
 
 
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