Inflammatory myofibroblastic tumor (IMT) of the pancreas.


Inflammatory myofibroblastic tumor (IMT) is an uncommon mass lesion composed of a variety of inflammatory and other mesenchymal cells. Although IMT was originally reported in the lung, it is now recognized that IMT can occur in a variety of organs. The occurrence of IMT in the pancreas, however, is rare. Here, we report a case of IMT arising from the head… (More)


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@article{Yamamoto2002InflammatoryMT, title={Inflammatory myofibroblastic tumor (IMT) of the pancreas.}, author={Hiroshi Yamamoto and Kazuo Watanabe and Matsuo Nagata and Kentaro Tasaki and Ichiro Honda and Satoshi Watanabe and Hiroaki Soda and Toshinao Takenouti}, journal={Journal of hepato-biliary-pancreatic surgery}, year={2002}, volume={9 1}, pages={116-9} }