Molecular pathogenesis of intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms of the pancreas.

@article{Thosani2010MolecularPO,
  title={Molecular pathogenesis of intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms of the pancreas.},
  author={Nirav C. Thosani and Chandra S Dasari and Manoop S. Bhutani and Massimo Raimondo and Sushovan Guha},
  journal={Pancreas},
  year={2010},
  volume={39 8},
  pages={1129-33}
}
Over the last 3 decades, there have been substantial improvements in diagnostic imaging and sampling techniques to evaluate pancreatic diseases. The modern technology has helped us to recognize premalignant conditions of pancreas including mucinous cystic neoplasms and intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms (IPMNs). Differentiation between benign and malignant lesions and early detection of any malignant transformation in premalignant lesion are extremely important for further management… CONTINUE READING