EUS-guided FNA of local recurrence of pancreatic cancer after surgical resection.

BACKGROUND EUS-guided FNA (EUS-FNA) is a sensitive test for the preoperative diagnosis of pancreatic cancer. Its use for diagnosing local tumor recurrence after surgical resection has not been described. OBJECTIVE To determine the sensitivity of EUS-FNA for this indication. DESIGN Retrospective cohort study. SETTING Tertiary referral hospital in the… CONTINUE READING