Annular pancreas

Report of a case
  • A. Paulino-Netto
  • Fernando Paulino
Case Reports


A case of duodenal obstruction in a 65-year-old man is presented. The preoperative diagnosis of carcinoma of the duodenum was not correct. The short history was explained by pancreatitis of an annular pancreas secondary to penetration of a duodenal ulcer into the head of the pancreas.


Public Health Carcinoma Pancreatitis Duodenal Ulcer Preoperative Diagnosis 
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© Hoeber Medical Division of Harper & Row 1963

Authors and Affiliations

  • A. Paulino-Netto
    • 1
  • Fernando Paulino
    • 1
  1. 1.From the Department of SurgeryCasa de Saude S. MiguelRio de JaneiroBrazil

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