Papillary cystic tumor of the pancreas: a case indistinguishable from oncocytic carcinoma.

@article{Lee1993PapillaryCT,
  title={Papillary cystic tumor of the pancreas: a case indistinguishable from oncocytic carcinoma.},
  author={Wen-Ying Lee and C. C. Tzeng and Yan-jiang Jin and Nicholas Boon-How Chow and Christopher M Yip and Jae Cheol Lee},
  journal={Pancreas},
  year={1993},
  volume={8 1},
  pages={
          127-32
        }
}
A case of papillary cystic tumor (PCT) of the pancreas in a 55-year-old woman is described. She presented with a gradually enlarging and painless abdominal mass for > 26 years. The tumor was encapsulated and measured 16 x 12 x 10 cm. The gross features and conventional light microscopic appearance of this tumor were consistent with the previously reported cases of PCT. Perineural and capsular invasions were found. In addition to the densely packed blue granules in the cytoplasm demonstrated by… CONTINUE READING
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