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Acute interstitial pancreatitis with the thickening of GEROTA’S fascia

A 40 year old man who was admitted to Thu Duc hospital because of abdominal pain for 2 days. On ct scan, he has a large pancreas with diffusely increased density of peripancreatic fat (dirty fat) around and thickening of renal ( Gerota’s) fascia. Moreover pancreatic tissue enhances homogenneously with contrast medium. So that CTSI is 2 points. Please take a note that CTSI is ct-severity index which is the sum of grade of pancreatitis and degree of pancreastic necrosis.

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