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Incidental finding of a pancreatic mass

    Author: Michele Anzidei
    Body Region: Abdomen and Pelvis

    1. Patient Presentation
    2. CT Images
    3. CT Findings
    4. Diagnosis
    5. Follow-up plan
    6. Diagnosis
    7. References

    1. Patient Presentation

    • A 76-year-old woman was hospitalized for worsening oliguria over three days.
    • Her medical history included a diagnosis of hypertension.
    • The patient had been regularly undergoing antihypertensive therapy.
    • Blood tests were performed: the results showed an increase in the indices of inflammation, leukocytosis and a moderate renal insufficiency (38 mL/min).
    • Contrast-enhanced abdominal CT was performed for suspected