Pancreatoblastoma

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Pancreatoblastoma

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Pancreatoblastoma" returned 7 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Synchronous ectopic pancreatoblastoma in a child: a case report.
 

Author(s): Zhi-Hao Yang, Jian-Bo Gao, Song-Wei Yue, Xue-Hua Yang, Hua Guo

Journal: J. Korean Med. Sci.. 2011 Jun;26(6):832-5.

 

Pancreatoblastoma is a rare primary pancreatic neoplasm of children that may arise in any portion of the pancreas. We report a case of a 3-yr-old boy who presented to with abdominal pain our hospital and a progressive bulge in his right abdomen. Biochemical evaluation and serum levels ...

Last Updated: 9 Jun 2011

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Pancreatoblastoma in an adult patient. A case report.
 

Author(s): Sergio Savastano, Emanuele S G d'Amore, Domenico Zuccarotto, Oscar Banzato, Mario Beghetto, Barbara Famengo

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Preoperative diagnosis of a pancreatoblastoma in adults is challenging because of its rarity. Furthermore, difficulties increase since pancreatoblastomas share radiological findings similar to those found in other masses of the pancreas.

Last Updated: 16 Mar 2009

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Pancreatoblastoma.
 

Author(s): Muhammad Wasif Saif

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Pancreatoblastoma (PB), or infantile pancreatic carcinoma, is an extremely rare pancreatic tumor in childhood, comprising 0.5% of pancreatic non-endocrine tumors. Although PB mainly presents during childhood but can also occur in adults. PB tend to be less aggressive in infants and ...

Last Updated: 17 Jan 2007

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The terms "Pancreatoblastoma" returned 4 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Pancreatoblastoma: a rare tumor still evolving in clinical presentation and histology.
 

Author(s): Chitra Balasundaram, Munish Luthra, Disaya Chavalitdhamrong, Jonathan Chow, Hina Khan, Paul J H Endres

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Pancreatoblastoma is a rare neoplasm in adults with a total of only 24 cases that have been reported in the literature. Adult pancreatoblastomas are large tumors and majority are larger than 8 cm at the time of diagnosis. Metastasis is seen in 26% of adults and usually involves the ...

Last Updated: 10 May 2012

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Revisiting metastatic adult pancreatoblastoma. A case and review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Kristofer M Charlton-Ouw, Christy L Kaiser, Guo Xia Tong, John D Allendorf, John A Chabot

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CONTEX: Most cases of pancreatoblastoma, a rare tumor of neuroendocrine origin, are seen in the pediatric population. To date, at least sixteen case reports have been described of pancreatoblastoma in patients 19-year old or older. Surgical resection is the mainstay of curative treatment. ...

Last Updated: 4 Nov 2008

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[Pancreatoblastoma in adults].
 

Author(s): E Robin, B Terris, A Valverde, G Molas, J Belghiti, P Bernades, P Ruszniewski

Journal: Gastroenterol. Clin. Biol.. 1997 ;21(11):880-3.

 

Pancreatoblastoma is a rare pancreatic tumor, which usually occurs during childhood. We describe here the ninth adult case in a 21-year-old woman, who died 7 months after diagnosis despite complete surgical resection and adjuvant chemotherapy. Pancreatoblastoma in adults has a poor ...

Last Updated: 12 Jun 1998

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