Finalmente, los cavernomas fueron clasificados, de acuerdo con varios autores, segun la presentacion clinica, en: asintomaticos o casuales, epileptogenicos, hemorragicos, pseudotumorales
y medulares 4.
deciduosis is a rare, benign condition, most commonly seen in pregnant women with twins.
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tophaceous involvement of the achilles paratenon.
appearance of (hemorrhagic) cystitis has been described in viral cystitis, being caused by chemotherapy or indwelling catheters, granulomatous cystitis, inflammatory myofibroblastic tumor, and eosinophilic cystitis [1,9,10].
We are presenting this case because it presented as a pseudotumoral
appearance not only on clinical and radiological findings, but also in the surgical room and on the pathological gross examination
Types 2, 3, and 5 do not pose a diagnostic problem, but Type 4, called pseudotumoral
, poses a problem of differential diagnosis.
Type Number (percent) PLSP autoimmune pancreatitis 6 (6.3) Chronic fibrosing pancreatitis 20 (21) Chronic pancreatitis 18 (18.94) Focal active pancreatitis 11 (11.57) Perideudonal pancreatitis 14 (14.73) AVM 1(1) Chronic pancreatitis with 2 (2.1) infection Granulomatose pancreatitis 1(1) Necrotizing pancreatitis 5 (5.26) Pseudotumoral
pancreatitis 6 (6.3) Focal fat necrosis 2 (2.1) Chronic pancreatitis with 2 (2.1) ductal stone Lipoma 1(1) Lipomatose pseudohypertrophy 1(1) Intraductal adenoma 1(1) Xanthogranulomatous 1(1) inflammation Thrombosed pseudoaneurysm 1(1) Chronic pancreatitis with 1(1) thrombosed vessels Chronic pancreatitis due to 1(1) deudonal diverticulum TABLE 4: Logistic regression models for benign findings in patients undergoing Whipple procedure for presumed malignancy.