Percutaneous transhepatic venous sampling of the pancreas in localizing insulinomas.

@article{Wilms1990PercutaneousTV,
  title={Percutaneous transhepatic venous sampling of the pancreas in localizing insulinomas.},
  author={Guido Wilms and Albert L. Baert and A. N. Dardenne and Pierre Mathurin and Patrick F J Staels and R Bouillon and Jan P M Lerut and Toni E M R Lerut},
  journal={Journal belge de radiologie},
  year={1990},
  volume={73 6},
  pages={453-7}
}
Fourteen percutaneous transhepatic venous samplings of the pancreas were performed in 13 patients. Ten patients undergoing 11 samplings were operated, while 3 patients were not operated. Surgical intervention disclosed a single tumor in 8 patients, a double tumor in 1 patient and diffuse hyperplasia in 1 patient. The method allowed correct localization of 5… CONTINUE READING