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Pancreatitis, acute - CT scan

Pancreatitis, acute - CT scan

Overview

This upper abdominal CT scan shows inflammation and swelling of the pancreas caused by acute infection (pancreatitis).

Update Date 10/27/2015

Updated by: Subodh K. Lal, MD, gastroenterologist with Gastrointestinal Specialists of Georgia, Austell, GA. Review provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Isla Ogilvie, PhD, and the A.D.A.M. Editorial team.