CC BY-NC-ND 4.0 · Journal of Gastrointestinal and Abdominal Radiology 2022; 05(03): 196-201
DOI: 10.1055/s-0042-1742679
Case Report

Large Solid Pseudopapillary Tumor Pancreas with Extensive Splenoportal Thrombosis and Malignant Transformation—A Rare Entity

Thara Pratap
1   Department of Radiology, VPS Lakeshore Hospital, Kochi, Kerala, India
Dhanya Jacob
1   Department of Radiology, VPS Lakeshore Hospital, Kochi, Kerala, India
Abhishek Yadav
2   Comprehensive Liver Care Institute, VPS Lakeshore Hospital, Kochi, Kerala, India
Muhammed Jasim Abdul Jalal
3   Department of Internal Medicine and Rheumatology, VPS Lakeshore Hospital, Kochi, Kerala, India
Iona Leekha Mathew
4   Department of Pathology, VPS Lakeshore Hospital, Kochi, Kerala, India
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Funding None.


Solid pseudopapillary tumor (SPT) is an uncommon low-grade malignant cystic exocrine neoplasm of the pancreas that typically affects young women. The tumor has an excellent prognosis after surgical resection. Vascular involvement is usually not seen at presentation. Local recurrence and metastasis are also rare. Herein, we present a case of large, locally advanced SPT in a young female with splenoportal extension and malignant transformation.

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Article published online:
17 February 2022

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