Published in Cancer Weekly, March 7th, 2006
"IPMNs are associated with a high incidence of extrapancreatic neoplasms," investigators in South Korea reported.
"Sixty-one patients underwent surgical resection for IPMN between January 1, 1993, and June 30, 2004. Thirty-eight patients with mucinous cystic neoplasms and 50 patients with pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma also were examined for development of extrapancreatic neoplasms," explained M.G. Choi and colleagues, Seoul National University.
"The incidence and clinicopathological features of extrapancreatic...
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