Serous cystadenoma of the pancreas
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Multiloculated microcystic mass in the pancreatic body resembling a honeycomb. Few fine calficiations. Slightly more dense appearance centrally likely a central scar. No pancreatic ductal dilation.
Mildly dilated common bile duct.
Classic appearance of a benign serous cystadenoma in an older female with honeycomb appearance and central scar.
Generally these are monitored if less than 4cm and not resulting in symptoms. This patient underwent a non-diagnostic FNA, but no further intervention.
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