[Dysphagia as the leading symptom: presentation of a rare course in chronic pancreatitis with formation of pseudocysts].

Pancreatic pseudocysts are a common complication of pancreatitis. Although 20% regress spontaneously, persistent pseudocysts may lead to various complications such as infection, bleeding or compression of adjacent structures or organs. Due to the barrier function of the diaphragm, infection of pancreatic pseudocysts with posterior mediastinal extension… CONTINUE READING