Histologic Classification and Staging of Cystic Neoplastic Lesions of the Pancreas

Rondell Graham, Thomas Christopher Smyrk

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Abstract

This chapter provides an overview of the macroscopic and microscopic features of commonly encountered cystic neoplasms of the pancreas: serous cystic neoplasm, intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm, mucinous cystic neoplasm, and solid pseudopapillary neoplasm. Gross and histologic features are described and illustrated. The differential diagnosis is discussed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationPancreatic Cancer, Cystic Neoplasms and Endocrine Tumors: Diagnosis and Management
PublisherWiley Blackwell
Pages205-215
Number of pages11
ISBN (Electronic)9781118307816
ISBN (Print)9780470673188
DOIs
StatePublished - Apr 7 2015

Keywords

  • Histopathology
  • Intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm of the pancreas
  • Mucinous cystic neoplasm of the pancreas
  • Serous cystadenoma
  • Solid pseudopapillary neoplasm

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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    Graham, R., & Smyrk, T. C. (2015). Histologic Classification and Staging of Cystic Neoplastic Lesions of the Pancreas. In Pancreatic Cancer, Cystic Neoplasms and Endocrine Tumors: Diagnosis and Management (pp. 205-215). Wiley Blackwell. https://doi.org/10.1002/9781118307816.ch27