Multicenter study of serous cystic neoplasm of the Japan pancreas society.


OBJECTIVES There have been only a few reports on follow-up results of serous cystic neoplasm (SCN) of the pancreas. The frequency of malignancy and surgical indication of SCN are not determined yet. METHODS In this multi-institutional study of the Japan Pancreas Society, a total of 172 patients with SCN were enrolled. The mean follow-up period was 4.5… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/MPA.0b013e31822a27db


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@article{Kimura2012MulticenterSO, title={Multicenter study of serous cystic neoplasm of the Japan pancreas society.}, author={Wataru Kimura and Toshiyuki Moriya and Ichiro Hirai and Keiji Hanada and Hideki Abe and Akio Yanagisawa and Noriyoshi Fukushima and Nobuyuki Ohike and Michio Shimizu and Takashi Hatori and Naotaka Fujita and Hiroyuki Maguchi and Yasuhiro Shimizu and Kenji Yamao and Tamito Sasaki and Yoshiki Naito and Satoshi Tanno and Kosuke Tobita and Masao Tanaka}, journal={Pancreas}, year={2012}, volume={41 3}, pages={380-7} }