ZA UCT PLC_001_H_HDT_01_015
Hydatid cyst of pancreas
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1 mounted radiograph (x-ray)
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An X-ray of the abdomen during a barium meal, the patient erect, showing the stomach contents emptying into the duodenum and evidently revealing the presence of an adjacent pancreatic cyst. A coiled metal strip has been placed to indicate/outline the palpable mass. The patient is female. The identity of the patient is known.
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Original Annotation (front): "19 G; 1. Hydatid cyst of pancreas, involving body chiefly, lose to the head. Barium meal - duodenum skirting the cyst. Patient erect."
Original Annotation (back): "Hydatid cyst of pancreas, involving body chiefly, lose to the head. Barium meal - duodenum skirting the cyst. 1 Pt. erect. 17.12.40. [patient name]"
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16,5cm x 21cm
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