Glucagonomas/diabetico-dermatogenic syndrome (DDS): a statistical evaluation of 407 reported cases.

  title={Glucagonomas/diabetico-dermatogenic syndrome (DDS): a statistical evaluation of 407 reported cases.},
  author={Jun Soga and Y Yakuwa},
  journal={Journal of hepato-biliary-pancreatic surgery},
  volume={5 3},
  • Jun Soga, Y Yakuwa
  • Published 1998 in Journal of hepato-biliary-pancreatic surgery
Of the rare pancreatic endocrinomas, glu-cagonomas, either with or without diabetico-dermatogenic syndrome (DDS), are probably third in frequency after insulinomas and gastrinomas. This study was carried out to evaluate the present status of glucagonoma/DDS in a statistically reliable number of cases and to provide precise information to investigators actively working in this particular field of research. A total of 407 cases of glucagonoma were collected from the international literature and… CONTINUE READING