Clinicopathological Correlates of Pancreatic Intraepithelial Neoplasia: A Comparative Analysis of 82 Cases With and 152 Cases Without Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma

@article{Andea2003ClinicopathologicalCO,
  title={Clinicopathological Correlates of Pancreatic Intraepithelial Neoplasia: A Comparative Analysis of 82 Cases With and 152 Cases Without Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma},
  author={Aleodor Andea and F. Khayat Sarkar and Volkan N. Adsay},
  journal={Modern Pathology},
  year={2003},
  volume={16},
  pages={996-1006}
}
Pancreatic intraepithelial neoplasia is often associated with pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma and is presumed to be its precursor. It has been difficult to determine the frequency of these lesions because until recently, there was no consensus regarding the terminology and criteria for their grading. Here we compare the frequency and clinical correlates of pancreatic intraepithelial neoplasia in pancreata involved by ductal adenocarcinoma and in benign ones, using the criteria put forward… CONTINUE READING