Direct involvement of the spleen in pancreatic inflammatory disease was observed in nine patients with pancreatits, six with pseudocysts during chronic pancreatitis and three with acute pancreatitis. Three kinds of involvement (perisplenic, intrasplenic and mixed) are recognized and the prominent role of CT in this condition is discussed.

Direct involvement of the spleen in pancreatitis; a pictorial essay

PISTOLESI, Gianfranco;PROCACCI, Carlo;PEDERZOLI, Paolo;GRAZIANI, ROSSELLA;MANSUETO, Giancarlo;
1987

Abstract

Direct involvement of the spleen in pancreatic inflammatory disease was observed in nine patients with pancreatits, six with pseudocysts during chronic pancreatitis and three with acute pancreatitis. Three kinds of involvement (perisplenic, intrasplenic and mixed) are recognized and the prominent role of CT in this condition is discussed.
acute pancreatitis, chronic pancreatitis, clinical article, computer analysis, computer assisted tomography, diagnosis, human, pancreas, spleen, therapy
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