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Head of pancreas

Known as: of head pancreas, Head of the Pancreas, Caput pancreatis 
That portion of the pancreas lying in the concavity of the duodenum.(On-line Medical Dictionary)
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Cancer stem cells (CSCs), or tumor-initiating cells, are involved in tumor progression and metastasis. MicroRNAs (miRNAs… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
BACKGROUND The roles of infiltrating macrophages within the tumor microenvironment are complex because of their functional… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
PURPOSE We conducted a phase II trial to assess the outcomes of patients who received preoperative gemcitabine-based… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
BackgroundCurative resection has been shown to be one of the key factors influencing survival of pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Resection margin (RM) status in pancreatic head adenocarcinoma is assessed histologically, but pathological examination is not… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
HYPOTHESIS Advances in specialized centers for pancreatic diseases have improved surgical morbidity and outcome. In the past… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Pancreatic resections can be performed with great safety. However, the morbidity rate is reported to be 40–60 per cent with a… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
OBJECTIVE The survival benefit of adjuvant radiotherapy and 5-fluorouracil versus observation alone after surgery was… Expand
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Review
1997
Review
1997
PURPOSE The effects of preoperative versus postoperative fluorouracil (5-FU)-based chemotherapy and irradiation on treatment… Expand
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
A duodenum-preserving resection of the head of the pancreas was carried out in 57 patients with chronic pancreatitis and a benign… Expand
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