"Reverse-figure 3" sign in duodenal adenocarcinoma arising in a villous adenoma: radiographic demonstration.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

The radiographic "reverse-figure 3" sign is a well-known indicator of pancreatic head enlargement. We present a case in which this characteristic sign was produced by an invasive adenocarcinoma of the duodenum that arose in a periampullary villous adenoma.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Goodman, P; Anaya, LN; Gourley, WK

Published Date

  • 1991

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 15 / 4

Start / End Page

  • 283 - 285

PubMed ID

  • 1660338

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0899-7071

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/0899-7071(91)90120-k


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States