Heterotopic pancreas of the stomach: A case report

Hitomi Nagano, T. Yabuki, T. Shiode, K. Himei, S. Hashimura, H. Hayashi, T. Kunitomo, S. Kanazawa

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We report the case of a 44-years old man who diagnosed with gastrointestinal tumor of the stomach underwent a laparoscopy-assisted partial gastric resection, which turned out to be heterotopic pancreas. On CT scans, a mass showed homogeneous enhancement relatively similar to pancreas that corresponded to the pancreatic acini predominant histopathologic composition.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)801-805
Number of pages5
JournalJapanese Journal of Clinical Radiology
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - Jun 1 2010

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging

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