Ann Clin Case Rep | Volume 7, Issue 1 | Case Report | Open Access

Percutaneous Computed Tomography-Guided Coaxial Core Needle Biopsy of the Pancreas with the Detour Technique: A Case Report

Ting-Rong Chen, Yi-Sheng Liu and Ming-Tsung Chuang*

Department of Medical Imaging, National Cheng Kung University Hospital, Taiwan

*Correspondance to: Ming-Tsung Chuang 

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Abstract

Percutaneous Computed Tomography (CT) - guided biopsy is a well-established procedure to acquire tissue from various organs. It can also be used as an alternate method to biopsy the pancreas once other attempts have failed to obtain tissue for histopathological tests, and well-trained and experienced interventional radiologists can perform the procedure precisely. To demonstrate our experience with the detour technique, we present the case of a 68-year-old woman with a pancreatic uncinate process tumor noted on abdominal CT who was diagnosed by percutaneous CT-guided pancreas biopsy.

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Citation:

Chen T-R, Liu Y-S, Chuang M-T. Percutaneous Computed Tomography- Guided Coaxial Core Needle Biopsy of the Pancreas with the Detour Technique: A Case Report. Ann Clin Case Rep. 2022; 7: 2133..

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