Intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms and mucinous cystadenomas: current status and recommendations.

@article{Mors2017IntraductalPM,
  title={Intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms and mucinous cystadenomas: current status and recommendations.},
  author={Mar{\'i}a Mor{\'i}s and Michael B. Wallace},
  journal={Revista espanola de enfermedades digestivas : organo oficial de la Sociedad Espanola de Patologia Digestiva},
  year={2017},
  volume={109 5},
  pages={358-367}
}
The real prevalence of pancreatic cystic lesions remains unknown. The malignant potential of some of these lesions remains a cause for significant concern. Thus, it is mandatory to develop a strategy to clearly discriminate those cysts with a potential for malignant transformation from those that do not carry any significant risk. Intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms and mucinous cystadenomas are mucinous cystic neoplasms with a known malignant potential that have gained greater recognition… CONTINUE READING