Key words: Pancreatic pseudocyst. Cervical pseudocyst. Chronic pancreatitis. Palabras clave: Pseudoquiste pancreático. Pseudoquiste cervical. Pancreatitis. 24 Feb Es posible que el médico tome una muestra del líquido del quiste pancreático para determinar si tiene células cancerosas. O tal vez el médico. 22 Sep Manifestaciones extraabdominales de la pancreatitis aguda: paniculitis y pseudoquiste pancreático mediastínico. Article in Revista espanola.

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Vascular complications of pancreatitis. Treatment of bleeding pseudoaneurysms in patients pseudoquitse chronic pancreatitis. The treatment of pancreatic pseudocysts located in the liver is conservative because most resolve spontaneously, reserving percutaneous drainage or surgery for symptomatic or complicated cases 1,5although there is no consensus.

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However, the fluid occasionally reaches the pleura pseuodquiste the mediastinum 1,2,6 through the aortic and esophageal hiatus and, less commonly, through the foramen of Morgagni panvreatico directly eroding the diaphragm.

Exceptionally, a pancreatic pseudocyst located in the liver can produce hepatomegaly, jaundice or an abdominal palpable mass 9. Pancreatic pseudocyst is a common complication of pseudoquitse and chronic pancreatitis. The hepato-duodenal ligament has been proposed as a way for spreading between the pancreas and the liver 6.

Br J Surg ; Visceral pseudoaneurysms due to pancreatic pseudocysts: The analysis of the amylase showed In conclusion, we present the case of a patient with reactivated chronic alcoholic pancreatitis, complicated with thrombosis of the splenic vein. Radiographics ; 21 4: On other occasions, the ERCP is not necessary, such as in our case, because a spontaneous drainage of the PSC occurs to the digestive tract Department of Digestive Diseases.

Enteral nutrition via a nasojejunal tube was administered for two weeks. To present, the therapeutic strategy for PSA hemorrhages is controversial due to the lack of prospective random trials, as the data available based on very heterogeneous studies is scarce. A pancreatic MRI exam showed two pancreatic pseudocysts, one of them located in the left hepatic lobe, the other in the pancreatic tail. After fourteen days a repeat abdominal CT scan was obtained, which showed a subtotal resolution of the pancreatic pseudocyst located in the liver Fig.


[Pancreatic pseudocyst. Case report and literature review].

Depending on the complexity of the pseudocyst, its communication with Wirsung’s duct, and the existence of ductal injury, we may perform a percutaneous, endoscopic or surgical drainage. The sonographic control after 6 weeks revealed a decrease of intrahepatic cystic images, but the larger pancreatic pseudocyst persisted, causing pain due to gastric compression.

The treatment of choice is controversial due to the lack of controlled studies. World J Gastrointest Endosc ; 4: A new diagnostic approach to pancreatic pseudocyst fine-needle puncture: Percutaneous drainage was promoted because it allows diagnosis confirmation and treatment Treatment of pancreatic pseudocyts.

Enteral nutrition was interrupted, and oral ingestion was tolerated by the patient, who was discharged with no symptoms. Operative and nonoperative management of pancreatic pseudocysts.

Its treatment is complex due to its elevated mortality and the need for pancreatlco management. Hamm VB, Franzen N. Bergman S, Melvin WS. A 10 cm pseudocyst was drained to relieve pain, checking the simultaneous decrease of liver lesions.

A large thoracic fluid collection was found on CT with no pathological findings in the abdomen Fig. The AE and the surgery are currently the most used therapeutic strategies, such as we performed in our case, and which are considered to be complementary treatments.

The pancreas exhibited a dilated Wirsung’s duct and other alterations consistent with chronic pancreatitis. Only in two of the nineteen described treatments the pseudocyst resolved spontaneously pseudoqiste no need for drainage or surgery 3. World J Surg ; The diagnosis of mediastinal pseudocysts is usually made by CT scanning, although can be suspected if mediastinal widening is seen on chest X-ray.

Coagulation, hepatic, and renal tests showed no abnormalities. We present the case of a year-old man with pancreaticco pseudocyst located in the liver secondary to chronic alcoholic pancreatitis.


An abdominal ultrasonogram revealed a cm splenomegaly, which was confirmed by an abdominal Panrceatico scan. A peripatetic pancreatic pseudocyst in the neck. Ann R Coll Surg Engl ; 85 5: We present the case of a pancreatic pseudocyst located in the liver that developed during the reactivation of a chronic pancreatitis, and resolved without need of drainage. Their usual location is the abdominal cavity, surrounding the pancreas.

A percutaneous needle aspiration biopsy of the pancreas was obtained under CT guidance, which showed no tumoral involvement. Pancreatic Pseudocysts in the 21st Century.

Dear EditorWe report a years-old woman diagnosed in as having pseudocysts after alcoholic chronic pancreatitis CP and followed with endoscopic ultrasound EUS. Imaging of the complications of acute pancreatitis. Fourty-eight hours after the procedure the patient developed abdominal pain and elevated serum amylase levels.

Pseudoquiste pancreático de localización hepática

Diagnosis of cystic lesions of the liver. A pseudoaneurysm associated with a pseudocyst is a serious and unusual complication of chronic pancreatitis. Pancreatic pseudocyst pseudoquixte into retroperitoneum and mediastinum. At this consultation, she complained of epigastric pain radiating into belt, intensified in the last two weeks.

Pancreatic secretion inhibitory drugs were not administered. A plastic stent was inserted into the pancreatic duct leading to fistula closing, resulting in a fast patient recovery without need of surgery.

Nevertheless, in agreement with the new trends, we propose an initial expectant psseudoquiste if the diagnosis is clear, thus restricting percutaneous drainage for symptomatic and complicated cases. The three possible mechanisms described in the formation of PSA of the pancreas are: