Computed tomographic and cytologic assessment of cystic pancreatic neoplasms: a difficult preoperative diagnosis.

@article{Rhodes1993ComputedTA,
  title={Computed tomographic and cytologic assessment of cystic pancreatic neoplasms: a difficult preoperative diagnosis.},
  author={Ileana Rhodes and Abhinav Humar and Philip Lum and Hossein Mohammad Karimi Yazdi and Hiroyuki Tao and Paula Barron},
  journal={Canadian Association of Radiologists journal = Journal l'Association canadienne des radiologistes},
  year={1993},
  volume={44 5},
  pages={
          359-63
        }
}
The computed tomography (CT) findings or cytologic results, or both, for 21 patients with cystic pancreatic neoplasm (4 with microcystic cystadenoma, 6 with macrocystic mucinous cystadenoma, 10 with macrocystic mucinous cystadenocarcinoma and 1 with a papillary cystic neoplasm) were reviewed. CT scans for 14 of the patients were reviewed by two gastrointestinal radiologists who were blinded with respect to the patients' identities and the diagnoses. The radiologists used previously published… CONTINUE READING