Carcinoma of head of Pancreas


This was a 82 year old lady being evaluated for abdominal pain . Her serum bilirubin was very high and she was referred for an ultrasound .

grossly dilated common bile duct.

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too many tubes seen in the left lobe of the liver.

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dilated pancreatic duct is seen

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the head region of the pancreas shows an irregular mass lesion

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3d reconstruction of the head of the pancreas

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3 d reconstruction of extra hepatic CBD

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volume contrast image – A plane image of the pancreas

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free fluid seen in the abdomen and pelvis , suggestive of possible peritoneal spread of Ca.

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This was a case of Carcinoma of the head of the pancreas , causing biliary obstruction and also pancreatic ductal obstruction , with possible peritoneal deposits.

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