Comparison of International Consensus Guidelines versus 18-FDG PET in detecting malignancy of intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms of the pancreas.

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OBJECTIVE To assess the reliability of the International Consensus Guidelines (ICG) and 18-fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography (PET) in distinguishing benign from malignant intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms (IPMNs) of the pancreas. BACKGROUND Since 2006 the ICG have been used to choose immediate surgery or surveillance for IPMN patients… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/SLA.0b013e3182383137

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