Endocrine pancreatic tumors are rare and their surgical treatment is often debated. This review analyzes the management and the different indications in functioning and nonfunctioning neoplasms. The choice among different procedures is described as well as the role of intra operative ultrasound. Moreover, the different patterns of tumor spread are considered (local, loco-regional and metastatic) along with the indications according to the main controversies relating to cytoreductive surgery, transplantation and multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1 patients

Surgical strategy in the treatment of pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors.

M. Falconi
Primo
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S. Crippa;
2006-01-01

Abstract

Endocrine pancreatic tumors are rare and their surgical treatment is often debated. This review analyzes the management and the different indications in functioning and nonfunctioning neoplasms. The choice among different procedures is described as well as the role of intra operative ultrasound. Moreover, the different patterns of tumor spread are considered (local, loco-regional and metastatic) along with the indications according to the main controversies relating to cytoreductive surgery, transplantation and multiple endocrine neoplasia type 1 patients
Cholecystectomy; Gastrinoma; Humans; Insulinoma; Intraoperative Period; Liver; Liver Neoplasms; Liver Transplantation; Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Type 1; Neoplasm Invasiveness; Neoplasm Metastasis; Neuroendocrine Tumors; Pancreas; Pancreatic Neoplasms
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