Cyst of the gastric wall arising from heterotopic pancreas: report of a case.

@article{Cecchini2016CystOT,
  title={Cyst of the gastric wall arising from heterotopic pancreas: report of a case.},
  author={Stefano Cecchini and Federico Marchesi and Pietro Caruana and Francesco Tartamella and Maria Teresa Mita and Francesco Rubichi and Luigi Roncoroni},
  journal={Acta bio-medica : Atenei Parmensis},
  year={2016},
  volume={87 2},
  pages={215-9}
}
Heterotopia of pancreatic tissue is a common developmental anomaly, affecting predominantly the gastrointestinal tract. The case of a symptomatic cyst arising from the posterior gastric wall in a 40-year-old man is presented, undergoing laparoscopic gastric wedge resection. Pathology report described a cyst of the gastric wall lined by ductal pancreatic… CONTINUE READING