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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… Expand
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2014
Highly Cited
2014
The crustacean hepatopancreas has different functions including absorption, storage of nutrients and vitellogenesis during growth… Expand
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
BACKGROUND Postoperative pancreatic fistula is the leading cause of death and morbidity after pancreaticoduodenectomy. However… Expand
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2012
2012
OBJECTIVES Despite advances in clinical management of pancreatic cancer (PC), there is still room for improvement in early… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
BACKGROUND AND AIM Autoimmune pancreatitis is commonly associated with immunoglobulin (Ig) G4-related sclerosing cholangitis… Expand
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2005
2005
AIM This study was performed to evaluate the significance of positron emission tomography using fluorodeoxyglucose (FDG-PET) in… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Neoplasms of the ampulla of Vater have a better 5-year survival than pancreatic and bile duct neoplasms after… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND To the authors' knowledge, the significance of postoperative adjuvant chemotherapy in pancreaticobiliary carcinoma has… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
We studied reactivity of cytokeratins (CK) 7, 17, and 20 in 64 pancreaticobiliary adenocarcinomas to examine the effect of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
A total of 109 cases of carcinoma and 5 cases of adenoma of the ampulla of Vater were studied by preparing 5-mm step-wise whole… Expand
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Highly Cited
1968
Highly Cited
1968
 
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