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Intraductal Polypoid Lipid-Rich Neuroendocrine Tumor of the Pancreas with Entrapped Ductules: Case Report and Review of the Literature.
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PMID:  23315081     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors of the main pancreatic duct are rare and usually small due to symptoms of pancreatic duct obstruction. We present a case of a large (3 cm), well-differentiated (G1) lipid-rich polypoid neuroendocrine tumor of the pancreas completely occluding the main pancreatic duct with non-neoplastic-entrapped ductules and CK19 positivity. Clinical, radiological, gross, microscopic, immunohistochemical, and ultrastructural findings are discussed. The literature pertaining to the unique features of this case is reviewed including clinical and pathologic pitfalls and the possible etiologic and prognostic significance of these findings.
Authors:
Jaclyn Frances Hechtman; Bernardo Franssen; Daniel M Labow; Ronald E Gordon; Christopher J Dimaio; Eric J Wilck; Gonzalo Carrasco-Avino; Hongfa Zhu
Publication Detail:
Type:  JOURNAL ARTICLE     Date:  2013-1-13
Journal Detail:
Title:  Endocrine pathology     Volume:  -     ISSN:  1559-0097     ISO Abbreviation:  Endocr. Pathol.     Publication Date:  2013 Jan 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2013-1-14     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9009288     Medline TA:  Endocr Pathol     Country:  -    
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Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  -     Citation Subset:  -    
Affiliation:
Department of Pathology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Place, 1194, New York, NY, 10029, USA, jaclyn.hechtman@mountsinai.org.
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