Ampulla of Vater

Known as: Ampulla hepatopancreatica, Vater Ampulla, Ampullas, Hepatopancreatic 
A dilation of the duodenal papilla that is the opening of the juncture of the COMMON BILE DUCT and the MAIN PANCREATIC DUCT, also known as the… (More)
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1936-2017
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND Cancers of the ampulla are unusual and morphologically heterogeneous. The NCI's SEER Program is now large enough so… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Pancreatobiliary and ampulla of Vater adenocarcinomas frequently metastasize to regional lymph nodes, liver, or lung and are… (More)
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2004
2004
A broad histomorphologic spectrum of ampullary carcinomas of Vater make a reproducible histologic classification difficult. Using… (More)
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2003
2003
HYPOTHESIS After resection of an adenocarcinoma of the ampulla of Vater, certain clinical and pathologic characteristics… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
HYPOTHESIS This study was designed to evaluate prospectively oncological factors determining survival after resection of tumors… (More)
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1997
1997
Sarcomatoid carcinomas (carcinosarcomas) are rare lesions in the gastrointestinal tract, where they are most commonly found in… (More)
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1986
1986
One of the most unusual sites of isolated villous adenomas is the ampulla of Vater. Six patients with this neoplasm have recently… (More)
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1983
1983
Heterotopic pancreas, a developmental anomaly uncommonly noted both during operations and autopsies, is usually described in each… (More)
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1976
1976
The results of the surgical correction of congenital duodenal anomalies in infants free of severe prematurity, mongolism or other… (More)
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1974