Pediatric solid pseudopapillary tumor of the pancreas . Case report and literature review

@inproceedings{Aguilera2010PediatricSP,
  title={Pediatric solid pseudopapillary tumor of the pancreas . Case report and literature review},
  author={Jos{\'e} Francisco Camacho Aguilera and Juan Carlos Duarte Valencia and Juan Francisco Hidalgo Corona and Alfonso Valenzuela Espinoza and Pameri Ortiz Equihua},
  year={2010}
}
Background. Solid pseudopapillary tumor (SPT) of the pancreas is a low-grade epithelial malignant tumor principally affecting young women and represents ~1-2% of all pancreatic neoplasms. We present a case of this type of tumor treated at the General Hospital of Tijuana in the pediatric surgery service. We also present a review of the literature. Case. We present the case of a 12-year-old female with symptomatology of a progressively growing palpable tumor in the upper abdomen. She was… CONTINUE READING