Published in Gastroenterology Week, May 11th, 2009
"Twelve patients with a diagnosis of IPMT were included in the present retrospective study. Ten out of twelve patients had symptoms suggesting chronic pancreatitis. Two patients were not operated on due to biopsy-verified metastases in the liver. Nine patients were treated with a total pancreatectomy and one with a pancreaticoduodenectomy. In the ten patients operated on for IPMT, histological examination showed eight non-invasive- and two invasive carcinomas. In six...
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