Necrotic carcinoma of the pancreas: “the pseudo-pseudocyst’’

Jack O. Kaplan, Michael B. Isikoff, Jamie Barkin, Alan S. Livingstone

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Necrotic adenocarcinoma of the pancreas may simulate a cystic mass of the pancreas on computed tomography and ultrasound. A clinical history suggesting malignancy should alert the radiologist to this infrequent occurrence.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)166-167
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of computer assisted tomography
Issue number2
StatePublished - Apr 1980


  • Carcinoma
  • Computed tomography
  • Cysts
  • Neoplasms
  • Pancreas
  • Pancreas
  • Ultrasound

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging


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