Case of the Month November 2013, Page 4

Answer: D) Neither pancreatic nor renal in origin. The mass appears to press on both organs, gently distorting their curvature. This mass effect suggests a separate origin.

Question: Which elements of the patient’s past medical history could best explain the imaging findings thus far?
    A) History of travel outside the United States
    B) History of abdominal trauma
    C) History of inflammatory bowel disease
    D) History of alcohol abuse

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