Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research, ISSN - 0973 - 709X

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Table of Contents - Year : 2017 | Month : October | Volume : 11 | Issue : 10 | Page : OD09 - OD11

Interesting Cystic Lesions of Pancreas in Septuagenarians OD09-OD11

Biggs Saravanan Ramachandran, Maria Jacob

Dr. Maria Jacob,
Department of Gastroenterology, Bharath Hospital, Kottayam-686001, Kerala, India.

Intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms are rare pancreatic tumours which can mimic more common diagnoses like pancreatic pseudocysts or pancreatic mass. Here we describe two of our cases who presented with abdominal pain and weight loss and were diagnosed to have Intraductal Papillary Mucinous Neoplasm (IPMN) after Endoscopic Ultrasound-guided Fine Needle Aspiration (EUS FNA) which was crucial in clinching the diagnosis.