A new approach to managing intraductal papillary mucinous pancreatic neoplasms

Ghaneh, Paula; Neoptolemos, John
August 2007
Gut;Aug2007, Vol. 56 Issue 8, p1041
Academic Journal
The article discusses the developments in the diagnosis and management plan for the treatment of intraductal papillary mucinous pancreatic neoplasms (IPMN's). Diagnostic methods of IPMN's include the identification of clinical symptoms and imaging techniques such as magnetic resonance cholangiopancreatography and tumour marker analysis. The management of the disease include surgery as the main therapeutic option.


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