Insulinoma

Case contributed by Dr Alejandro Cruz

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Episodes of seizures associated with severe hypoglycaemia.

Patient Data

Age: 40 years
Gender: Male
MRI

Axial T2 weighted images demonstrate a round solid lesion in the uncinate process of the pancreas with high signal intensity and well-defined contours.

Axial T1 weighted images demonstrate solid lesion in the uncinate process of the pancreas with low signal intensity.

On axial ADC images, the lesion demonstrates restricted diffusion.

Axial gadolinium contrast T1 weighted images demonstrate vivid enhancement.

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Case information

rID: 30096
Published: 18th Jul 2014
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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