Accessory Pancreas

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Accessory Pancreas

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

[Accessory splenic infarction presenting as a hemorrhagic tumor in the pancreas].
 

Author(s): Seok Lee, Ho In Hwang, Sang Min Yum, Wan Sik Lee, Chang Hwan Park, Hyun Soo Kim, Sung Kyu Choi, Jong Sun Rew

Journal: Korean J Gastroenterol. 2008 Jul;52(1):48-51.

 

We present a case of intrapancreatic accessory splenic infarction in a 28-year-old woman. It was discovered during a workup for an acute right epigastric pain. Computed tomography imaging of abdomen demonstrated a hemorrhagic high attenuation with enhancing solid portion in the tail ...

Last Updated: 16 Dec 2008

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A secretory protease inhibitor requires androgens for its expression in male sex accessory tissues but is expressed constitutively in pancreas.
 

Author(s): J S Mills, M Needham, M G Parker

Journal: EMBO J.. 1987 Dec;6(12):3711-7.

 

A full length cDNA clone encoding a mouse prostatic secretory glycoprotein (p12) whose synthesis is dependent upon testicular androgens has been cloned and characterized. The predicted amino acid sequence of p12 shares extensive homology with several members of the Kazal family of ...

Last Updated: 18 Mar 1988

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A historical perspective on the discovery of the accessory duct of the pancreas, the ampulla 'of Vater' and pancreas divisum.
 

Author(s): C D Stern

Journal: Gut. 1986 Feb;27(2):203-12.

 

The discovery of the accessory duct of the pancreas is usually ascribed to Giovanni Domenico Santorini (1681-1737), after whom this structure is named. The papilla duodeni (ampulla 'of Vater', or papilla 'of Santorini') is named after Abraham Vater (1684-1751) or after GD Santorini. ...

Last Updated: 31 Mar 1986

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