West, Wayne M.; Brady-West, Doreen C.
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Department of Surgery, Radiology, Anaesthesia and Intensive Care
Solid and papillary epithelial neoplasm: Ultrasound and CT features of an unusual pancreatic tumour
West Indian Medical Journal
Date of Publication
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.....