A serous oligocystic adenoma of the head of the pancreas successfully treated by dome resection and chemocautery: a new approach to serous oligocystic adenoma.

@article{Sakata2003ASO,
  title={A serous oligocystic adenoma of the head of the pancreas successfully treated by dome resection and chemocautery: a new approach to serous oligocystic adenoma.},
  author={Koichiro Sakata and Yoshinari Maeda and Toshio Harada and Jun Nagashima and Mitsuhiro Ueda and Takashi Shimabukuro and Motoki Sugano and Hiroyasu Nishizawa and Norio Fukuyama and Masao Kawashima and Takayoshi Noguchi and Yohzoh Iida and Tadaaki Yokota},
  journal={Journal of hepato-biliary-pancreatic surgery},
  year={2003},
  volume={10 6},
  pages={446-9}
}
Serous oligocystic adenoma (SOA) is an extremely rare benign tumor and ill-demarcated large cyst. We report a case of pancreatic SOA. During abdominal ultrasonography (US) for a routine health examination and computed tomography (CT), a 69-year-old woman was found to have a 9-cm unilocular cyst located in the head of her pancreas. After a 2-year follow up… CONTINUE READING