Complete pancreatic encasement of the portal vein (circumportal pancreas): Imaging findings and implications of a rare pancreatic anomaly

John R. Leyendecker, Scott G. Baginski

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Computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging findings in 4 patients with complete pancreatic encasement of the portal vein are presented, with emphasis on the use of multiplanar reconstructions in demonstrating this anomaly.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)61-64
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of Computer Assisted Tomography
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 2008



  • Computed tomography
  • Pancreas
  • Portal vein

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging
  • Radiological and Ultrasound Technology

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