[Mesenchymal tumors of the pancreas. Surprising, but not uncommon].

  title={[Mesenchymal tumors of the pancreas. Surprising, but not uncommon].},
  author={Ursula Pauser and Markus Kosmahl and Bence Sipos and Guenter Kloeppel},
  journal={Der Pathologe},
  volume={26 1},
Mesenchymal tumors of the pancreas are rare. They are resected because a solid or cystic pancreatic tumor is suspected. Benign mesenchymal tumors comprise lymphangiomas, hemangiomas, schwannomas, solitary fibrous tumors, adenomatoid tumors, clear cell tumors, and hamartomas. Inflammatory pseudotumors are a special case. Malignant mesenchymal tumors include leiomyosarcomas, malignant peripheral nerve sheath tumors (MPNST), liposarcomas, malignant fibrous histiocytomas, Ewing's sarcomas, and… CONTINUE READING