Ectopic pancreas in the fallopian tube. Report of a first case.

Abstract

A case of ectopic pancreas in the fallopian tube is reported. This small, polypoid, benign tumor was in a fallopian tube contralateral to a ruptured tubal pregnancy. The patient had a tubal ligation performed six years previously. To the best of our knowledge this is the first reported case of isolated ectopic pancreas in a fallopian tube. No explanation is offered for the pathogenesis of this lesion.

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@article{Mason1976EctopicPI, title={Ectopic pancreas in the fallopian tube. Report of a first case.}, author={Terrence Mason and J R Quagliarello}, journal={Obstetrics and gynecology}, year={1976}, volume={48 1 Suppl}, pages={70S-75S} }