Pancreatic cystic neoplasms (PCNs) represent a difficult preoperative diagnosis despite improvements in imaging. In this study, we compared preoperative and final pathologic diagnosis in a large cohort of resected PCNs, evaluating diagnostic accuracy with a specific focus on the value of EUS.

Improving diagnostic accuracy and appropriate indications for surgery in pancreatic cystic neoplasms: the role of EUS

Crippa, Stefano;Aleotti, Francesca;Palumbo, Diego;Belfiori, Giulio;Partelli, Stefano;De Cobelli, Francesco;Arcidiacono, Paolo Giorgio;Falconi, Massimo
2022

Abstract

Pancreatic cystic neoplasms (PCNs) represent a difficult preoperative diagnosis despite improvements in imaging. In this study, we compared preoperative and final pathologic diagnosis in a large cohort of resected PCNs, evaluating diagnostic accuracy with a specific focus on the value of EUS.
Cohort Studies
Endosonography
Humans
Pancreatectomy
Pancreatic Ducts
Retrospective Studies
Pancreatic Cyst
Pancreatic Neoplasms
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