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A 58-year-old woman treated with pancreaticoduodenectomy for ampulla of Vater cancer without POPF.

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posted on 03.12.2020, 18:51 authored by Yun Hwa Roh, Bo Kyeong Kang, Soon-Young Song, Chul-Min Lee, Yun Kyung Jung, Mimi Kim

(A) Axial contrast enhanced CT taken 8 days following surgery show small amount of fluid collection around pancreaticojejunal anastomosis, but the amylase level in the drained fluid is not greater than three times the upper normal serum value. (B,C) On the preoperative axial CT, the scan was segmented into subcutaneous fat in blue, total abdominal muscle area in read and visceral fat area in green. The patient shows a visceral fat area of 76 cm2 and VF/SMI of 1.6.