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Annular pancreas: emphasis on magnetic resonance cholangiopancreatography findings.

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Type
Published Article
Journal
Journal of computer assisted tomography
Publication Date
Volume
28
Issue
4
Pages
528–532
Identifiers
PMID: 15232386
Source
Medline

Abstract

An annular pancreas is a rare congenital anomaly in which a portion of the pancreatic tissue surrounds the duodenum. Magnetic resonance cholangiopancreatography (MRCP) is used extensively for evaluating the pancreatobiliary ducts. There have been only few cases in which MRCP clearly demonstrated the types of annular ducts, however. Two cases of an annular pancreas based on a new classification of the morphologic type are reported.

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