• Vol. 45 No. 9
  • 15 September 2016

Duodenal Mass from Heterotopic Pancreas: A Unique Cause of Septic Shock


Heterotopic pancreas is defined as pancreatic tissue found outside the pancreas without any anatomical or vascular connection with the main pancreas. Heterotopic pancreas
is also known as the ectopic pancreas, aberrant pancreas and accessory pancreas.

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