An overview of pancreatic pseudocysts: the emperor's new clothes revisited.

@article{Cooperman2001AnOO,
  title={An overview of pancreatic pseudocysts: the emperor's new clothes revisited.},
  author={Avram M. Cooperman},
  journal={The Surgical clinics of North America},
  year={2001},
  volume={81 2},
  pages={391-7, xii}
}
The diminished role of surgery and increased role of nonoperative interventional therapy for pancreatic pseudocysts is discussed. The natural history supports prolonged observation for most asymptomatic pseudocysts.