Congenital Anomalies of the Pancreas
2021-02-22 12:00 AM
Pancreatic agenesis is incompatible with life.
CONGENITAL ANOMALIES OF THE PANCREAS
- Pancreatic agenesis is incompatible with life.
- The pancreatic divisum is a variant of pancreatic duct anatomy.
- The annular pancreas encircles the duodenum and presents as obstruction.
- Ectopic pancreatic tissue can haemorrhage, become inflamed, or give rise toa neuroendocrine tumour. These rest most often arise in the stomach, duodenum, or jejunum.