Improved early diagnosis of cystadenocarcinoma of the pancreas.

  title={Improved early diagnosis of cystadenocarcinoma of the pancreas.},
  author={Hong Mei Wu and Nan-sheng Cheng and Yan-ge Zhang and Hong-zhi Luo and Lu-nan Yan and Jin Li},
  journal={Hepatobiliary & pancreatic diseases international : HBPD INT},
  volume={6 1},
BACKGROUND Cystadenocarcinoma of the pancreas is insensitive to radiotherapy and chemotherapy, and surgery is at present the definitive treatment. Early and accurate diagnosis of cystadenocarcinoma is crucial for increasing the five-year survival rate and the resectable rate. There is no definitive and effective method of early diagnosis of… CONTINUE READING