Ectopic Pancreatic Tissue

In this condition pancreatic tissue will be found in the antropyloric region or less frequently in the duodenum. It is usually asymptomatic, but these patients may present with pain, GI bleeding or obstruction due to ulceration, bleeding or inflammation (pancreatitis) or rarely malignant degeneration. On barium studies, a rounded filling defect can be noted in the antropyloric region with a central niche, representing an attempt at duct formation (Fig. 3.8). This entity can also be identified on US (Schlesinger and Parker 2003) or CT (Fig. 3.9a-c).

Fig. 3.8. Ectopic pancreatic tissue (arrow)

Fig. 3.8. Ectopic pancreatic tissue (arrow)

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