Pancreatic lipoma: a not so rare entity.

Abstract

Pancreatic neoplasms are well-known pathological entities with generally poor prognosis. Mesenchymal tumors comprise 1 to 2% of all pancreatic tumors, and lipomas are a very rare variant of them. There are benign mesenchymal tumors consisting of mature adipose cells and thin collagen capsule. Most of the cases are generally published as sporadic case… (More)

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@article{Papavramidis2009PancreaticLA, title={Pancreatic lipoma: a not so rare entity.}, author={Theodossis S. Papavramidis and Isaak I Kesisoglou and Konstantinos Milias and Spiros T. Papavramidis}, journal={Acta gastro-enterologica Belgica}, year={2009}, volume={72 2}, pages={235-7} }