TITLE

Noncaseating Granulomas of the Pancreas

AUTHOR(S)
Sarcoidosis, Probable; Maher, Laurine; Choi, Hongyung; Dodds, Wylie J.
PUB. DATE
March 1981
SOURCE
American Journal of Gastroenterology;Mar1981, Vol. 75 Issue 3, p222
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The patient presented with evidence of common bile duct obstruction and at surgery had narrowing of the distal common bile duct secondary to noncaseating granulomas of the pancreas, most probably sarcoidosis. Although pancreatic sarcoid is rare, this entity should be included in the differential diagnosis of pancreatic disease.
ACCESSION #
16305284

 

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