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Blood supply of colorectal polyps correlates with risk of bleeding after colonoscopic polypectomy.
BACKGROUND The most common complication of endoscopic polypectomy is hemorrhage. Several factors have been reported to increase the risk of hemorrhage after polypectomy, but controversies stillExpand
Pancreatic Duct Diversity
Objectives: The formation of the pancreatic duct system is the result of the fusion of 2 embryonic buds, the ventral and dorsal primordia. Frequently, this fusion process is localized in theExpand
Adrenal myelolipomas composed with adrenal nodular hyperplasia in the same gland.
Adrenal myelolipoma is a benign neoplasm composed of an admixture of hemopoietic elements and mature adipose tissue. The incidence of adrenal myelolipoma is reported as between 4% and 5% of adrenalExpand
[Orbital decompression for thyroid orbitopathy].
Thyroid orbitopathy may result in significant proptosis that causes visual lost. Besides pharmacologic and radiotherapeutic procedures surgically decompression of the orbital skeleton occasionally isExpand
Immunocytes and Activated Stellate Cells in Pancreatic Fibrogenesis
Introduction and Aims Chronic pancreatitis is a progressive chronic inflammatory disease characterized by irreversible destruction of exocrine pancreatic tissue and extensive fibrosis. ExcessiveExpand
The role of immunohistochemistry in histopathological diagnostics of clinically "silent" incidentally detected adrenal masses.
BACKGROUND The detectability of adrenal incidentalomas (incidentally found adrenal tumours) in the whole population is estimated at 0.1%; 0.42% in non-endocrine patients and at 4.3% in oncologicallyExpand
[Wilson disease with HCV infections].
In this paper we describe liver-related Wilson's disease in two sisters. The elder died of liver failure. Our patient, a 13-year old girl has hepatitis C coinfection. Gradual improvement was observedExpand
Microvascular density in chronic pancreatitis and pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma.
Chronic pancreatitis and pancreatic adenocarcinoma represent two pathologic phenomena with marked production of connective tissue stroma containing numerous small blood vessels. The aim of this studyExpand
Pancreatic cross-section: an elliptical model.
BACKGROUND Pancreatic surgery has developed over the last 60 years. A pancreaticoduodenectomy of the pancreatic head and duodenal papilla is the most common procedure. The most popular pancreaticExpand