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287 Possible Causes for Epigastric Mass

  • Pancreatic Abscess

    So if ever a severely sick patient has an ill-defined deep-seated epigastric mass, remember that he might perhaps have a pancreatic abscess.[meb.uni-bonn.de] Physical examination elicited a vague epigastric mass and a normal cardiovascular assessment. Additional workup confirms the physician's initial clinical suspicion.[medbullets.com]

  • Gastric Cancer

    On examination, a nontender epigastric mass was palpated.[nejm.org] Epigastric mass. Suspicious barium meal result. Patients aged 55 years and older with unexplained and persistent recent-onset dyspepsia.[patient.info] […] and adjacent mucosa ulcerated carcinoma (penetrating cancer): 70% of all gastric cancers 4 Ultrasound Not useful, unless a large epigastric mass is present or on endoscopic[radiopaedia.org]

  • Pancreatic Pseudocyst

    Physical examination elicited a vague epigastric mass and a normal cardiovascular assessment. Additional workup confirms the physician's initial clinical suspicion.[step2.medbullets.com] Abdominal examination Firm, tender epigastric mass is felt, with indistinct lower edge, and inability to get above the swelling. It moves slightly with respiration.[surgicomania.blogspot.com]

  • Gastric Adenocarcinoma

    […] and adjacent mucosa ulcerated carcinoma (penetrating cancer): 70% of all gastric cancers 4 Ultrasound Not useful, unless a large epigastric mass is present or on endoscopic[radiopaedia.org] Epigastric mass. Suspicious barium meal result. Patients aged 55 years and older with unexplained and persistent recent-onset dyspepsia.[patient.info] […] a dependent or posterior wall; filling defect in barium pool lesion on non-dependent or anterior wall; etched in white by a thin layer of barium trapped between edge of mass[radiopaedia.org]

  • Hypertrophic Pyloric Stenosis

    At this point, the possibility of IHPS was entertained and test-feeding was done but no epigastric mass was palpable.[panafrican-med-journal.com] Unlike infants, an upper abdominal mass is rarely palpable in adult IHPS.[symptoma.com] Therefore, relying almost exclusively on the palpation of epigastric masses will result in missed and delayed diagnosis.[panafrican-med-journal.com]

  • Early Gastric Cancer

    […] and adjacent mucosa ulcerated carcinoma (penetrating cancer): 70% of all gastric cancers 4 Ultrasound Not useful, unless a large epigastric mass is present or on endoscopic[radiopaedia.org] Epigastric mass. Suspicious barium meal result. Patients aged 55 years and older with unexplained and persistent recent-onset dyspepsia.[patient.info] […] a dependent or posterior wall; filling defect in barium pool lesion on non-dependent or anterior wall; etched in white by a thin layer of barium trapped between edge of mass[radiopaedia.org]

  • Lesser Sac Abscess

    So if ever a severely sick patient has an ill-defined deep-seated epigastric mass, remember that he might perhaps have a pancreatic abscess.[meb.uni-bonn.de] Physical examination revealed a firm, epigastric mass that did not move with respiration.[journalofmas.com]

  • Leiomyosarcoma

    Abdominal pain, weight loss, epigastric tenderness & abdominal mass are the most commonly presenting symptoms [ 4 ].[casesjournal.biomedcentral.com] […] pain, abdominal mass Body;10 cm, hepatic metastases Nonresectable; dead in 3 months In the documented literature, about 43.5% (10 patients) presented with locally advanced[casesjournal.biomedcentral.com] […] pain, mass Head;8 cm,; localized at operation Pancreatodudenectomy; liver metastases 4 years later 13 1982 Tulha et al 28/F Weight loss, mass Head;20 cm Pancreatodudenectomy[casesjournal.biomedcentral.com]

  • Gastric Leiomyosarcoma

    He had no definite signs of peritonism (rebound tenderness, guarding, abdominal rigidity) but mild tenderness on deep palpation of an epigastric mass.[bmcresnotes.biomedcentral.com] Methods: 49 year old male, presented with epigastric pain of several months duration.[sages.org] In adults and children, weakness, epigastric pain and GI bleeding are the most common presenting symptoms.[mypacs.net]

  • Malignant Neoplasm of Pancreas

    We report a 23-year-old female who presented with upper abdominal pain of long duration and epigastric mass on palpation.[ijpmonline.org] […] or back pain, jaundice, pruritus, a palpable abdominal mass, recent onset of diabetes, and clay-colored stools if the pancreatic and biliary ducts are obstructed.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] This is an excellent modality for the diagnosis of cystic pancreatic masses.[emedicine.medscape.com]

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