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My Dad had a CT last week and the results state "minimal

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My Dad had a CT last week and the results state "minimal prominence of the pancreatic duct and uncinate process of the pancreas without discrete mass or stone" does that mean cancer?
JA: Are you keeping a personal medical record while dealing with this?
Customer: yes
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: He also has an enlarged prostate
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Oncology
Expert:  tazechip replied 8 months ago.

Hello and welcome. I'm Dr Chip

Minimal prominence means a slight increase in size of the head of the pancreas and sometimes that can be a sign of pancreatitis, but the report itself means that your dad doesn't have cancer so no worry there.

Let me know if you need any more information.