Mediastinal Pancreatic Pseudocysts

@article{Dbkowski2017MediastinalPP,
  title={Mediastinal Pancreatic Pseudocysts},
  author={Krzysztof Dąbkowski and Andrzej Białek and Maciej Kukla and Janusz W{\'o}jcik and Andrzej Smereczyński and Katarzyna Kołaczyk and Tomasz Grodzki and Teresa Starzynska},
  journal={Clinical Endoscopy},
  year={2017},
  volume={50},
  pages={76 - 80}
}
Mediastinal pseudocysts are a rare complication of acute pancreatitis. Lack of uniform treatment standards makes the management of this condition a clinical challenge. We report the case of a 43-year-old patient who presented with a left pleural effusion. Pleural fluid revealed a high amylase concentration consistent with a pancreaticopleural fistula. Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) revealed a disruption of the pancreatic duct with free outflow of contrast medium into the… Expand
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