Peritumoral steatosis associated with insulinomas: Appearance at imaging

Thomas D. Atwell, Ricardo V. Lloyd, David M. Nagorney, Jeff L. Fidler, James C. Andrews, Carl C. Reading

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Abstract

We report three patients with insulinoma tumors and distinct peritumoral steatosis, well demonstrated with several imaging modalities. This unique appearance can aid in pre-operative diagnosis and guide biopsy.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)571-574
Number of pages4
JournalAbdominal Imaging
Volume33
Issue number5
DOIs
StatePublished - Sep 1 2008

Keywords

  • CT
  • Insulinoma
  • MRI
  • Steatosis
  • Ultrasound

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiological and Ultrasound Technology
  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging
  • Gastroenterology
  • Urology

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    Atwell, T. D., Lloyd, R. V., Nagorney, D. M., Fidler, J. L., Andrews, J. C., & Reading, C. C. (2008). Peritumoral steatosis associated with insulinomas: Appearance at imaging. Abdominal Imaging, 33(5), 571-574. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00261-007-9278-1