Pancreatic serous cystadenoma can be categorized into microcystic, honeycomb, oligocystic, and solid patterns based on imaging appearance. The presence of typical computed tomography (CT) features helps to differentiate serous cystadenomas from other cystic and solid pancreatic masses. Cases with atypical features present a diagnostic challenge as they can mimic malignant neoplasms. This article reviews pathophysiology, prevalence, CT features, mimickers and recommendations for management of pancreatic serous cystadenoma.Le texte complet de cet article est disponible en PDF.
Keywords : Pancreas, Serous cystadenoma, Computed tomography, Pancreatic cysts
|☆|| The contents were previously presented as an Educational Exhibit in Radiological Society of North America meeting 2011 in Chicago, IL, USA and as an Educational Exhibit in American Roentgen Ray Society meeting 2012 in Vancouver, BC, Canada.