Solid-pseudopapillary tumors of the pancreas: case report and literature review.

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Solid pseudopapillary tumors (SPT) of the pancreas are rare neoplasms of low malignant potential that mostly affect young women. These tumors are of unclear pathogenesis, are slow growing, and can become considerably large before causing symptoms. Complete resection is curative in most cases. This is the case of a 39-year-old African-American woman… (More)

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@article{Francis2006SolidpseudopapillaryTO, title={Solid-pseudopapillary tumors of the pancreas: case report and literature review.}, author={Wesley P. Francis and Etai Goldenberg and N. Volkan Adsay and Christopher P. Steffes and John D. Webber}, journal={Current surgery}, year={2006}, volume={63 6}, pages={469-72} }