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Publication Type
Journal Article
Author, Analytic
West, Wayne M.; Brady-West, Doreen C.
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Department of Surgery, Radiology, Anaesthesia and Intensive Care
Article Title
Solid and papillary epithelial neoplasm: Ultrasound and CT features of an unusual pancreatic tumour
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Journal Title
West Indian Medical Journal
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Reprint Status
Refereed
Date of Publication
2000
Volume ID
49
Issue ID
1
Page(s)
59-60
Language
eng
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ISSN
0043-3144
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Abstract
The ultrasonographic and computed tomography features of four cases of solid and papillary epithelial neoplasm (SPEN)--a rare pancreatic tumour--are described. Although not diagnostic, the presence of these imaging features in the typical clinical setting may permit pre-operative radiological diagnosis and facilitate planning for curative surgery for this malignant tumour which has an excellent prognosis even without further adjuvant therapy.....
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