Acinar cell carcinoma versus solid pseudopapillary tumor of the pancreas in children: a comparison of two rare and overlapping entities with review of the literature.

Primary epithelial tumors of the pancreas are extremely uncommon in children, and among these, acinar cell carcinoma (ACC) is the most rare. Here we describe our recent observations in the case of a 10-year-old boy with one of these exceptional examples. The histologic diagnosis of ACC was supported by both immunohistochemistry and electron microscopy… CONTINUE READING