Incidental pancreatic cysts: natural history and diagnostic accuracy of a limited serial pancreatic cyst MRI protocol

@article{Nougaret2014IncidentalPC,
  title={Incidental pancreatic cysts: natural history and diagnostic accuracy of a limited serial pancreatic cyst MRI protocol},
  author={St{\'e}phanie Nougaret and Caroline Reinhold and Jaron Chong and Laure Escal and Gregoire Mercier and Jean Michel Fabre and Boris Guiu and Nicolas Molinari},
  journal={European Radiology},
  year={2014},
  volume={24},
  pages={1020-1029}
}
To examine the natural history of incidentally detected pancreatic cysts and whether a simplified MRI protocol without gadolinium is adequate for lesion follow-up. Over a 10-year period, 301-patients with asymptomatic pancreatic cysts underwent follow-up (45 months ± 30). The magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) protocol included axial, coronal T2-weighted… CONTINUE READING