Document Detail


Dorsal pancreas agenesis and ductal adenocarcinoma: surgical implications of an extremely rare association.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  22844839     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
It is presented the case of a 44-year-old woman with ductal adenocarcinoma of the pancreatic head with associated dorsal pancreas agenesis. In this case, curative intent surgery implies removal of the whole pancreas with its consequences--parental insulin requirement and exocrine pancreatic insufficiency. A review of the literature on the previously reported cases was performed.
Authors:
T Dumitraşcu; A Scarlat; A Diaconescu; M Ionescu
Related Documents :
15577309 - Osteomyelitis of the rib due to streptococcus pneumoniae: a very rare condition in chil...
3104499 - Suppurative osteomyelitis of the mandible in a child.
12492759 - Decreased heroin availability in sydney in early 2001.
22676959 - Turcot's syndrome associated with intestinal non-hodgkin's lymphoma: case report and re...
16238219 - Chronic suppurative osteomyelitis of the mandible: case report.
7377159 - Falsely normal radionuclide scans for osteomyelitis.
21807309 - Midline congenital malformations of the brain and skull.
10445689 - Leukoderma following occupational allergic contact dermatitis.
16236619 - Follicular lymphoma with bilateral testicular and epididymal involvement: case report a...
Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Chirurgia (Bucharest, Romania : 1990)     Volume:  107     ISSN:  1221-9118     ISO Abbreviation:  Chirurgia (Bucur)     Publication Date:    2012 May-Jun
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-07-31     Completed Date:  2012-11-28     Revised Date:  2013-06-03    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9213031     Medline TA:  Chirurgia (Bucur)     Country:  Romania    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  389-92     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Center of General Surgery and Liver Transplant, Fundeni Clinical Institute, Bucharest, Romania. traian.dumitrascu@srchirurgie.ro
Export Citation:
APA/MLA Format     Download EndNote     Download BibTex
MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adenocarcinoma / complications,  drug therapy,  radiography,  surgery*
Adult
Antimetabolites, Antineoplastic / therapeutic use
Chemotherapy, Adjuvant
Congenital Abnormalities / radiography,  surgery*
Deoxycytidine / analogs & derivatives,  therapeutic use
Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2 / complications
Female
Follow-Up Studies
Humans
Pancreas / abnormalities,  radiography,  surgery
Pancreatectomy*
Pancreatic Neoplasms / complications,  drug therapy,  radiography,  surgery*
Risk Factors
Treatment Outcome
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Antimetabolites, Antineoplastic; 951-77-9/Deoxycytidine; B76N6SBZ8R/gemcitabine

From MEDLINE®/PubMed®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine


Previous Document:  Reconstructive rhinoplasty in cases with basal cell carcinoma of the nose.
Next Document:  [Amyand's hernia--case presentation and a discussion about diagnosis problems and surgical treatment...