TITLE

Neuroendocrine tumors of the pancreas: benefits of new technologies

AUTHOR(S)
Rosiere, A.; Mulier, S.; Michel, L.; Donckier, J. E.
PUB. DATE
July 2005
SOURCE
Surgical Endoscopy;Jul2005, Vol. 19 Issue 7, p1004
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
commentary
ABSTRACT
Discusses the benefits of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and laparoscopic ultrasonography used to locate and remove neuroendocrine tumors of the pancreas. Possibility that both methods can fail to locate tumor sites; Rate of tumor identification with MRI; Relevance of precise pre- and intraoperative location of neuroendocrine tumor for surgical treatment.
ACCESSION #
18171181

 

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