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Annals of Pancreatic Disorders and Treatment  Open Access

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    Solid Cystic Pseudo Papillary Tumor of the Pancreas (Gruber - Frantz): A Case Report and a Review of the Literature CrossMark

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    Published On: September 11, 2018 | Pages: 007 - 010

    Author(s): Wissam El Hajj Moussa, Elie Aoude, Lea Azar, Elsa Sfeir and Elie Chelala*
    Background: Solid cystic pseudopapillary tumor of the pancreas (SCPTP), commonly known as Gruber-Frantz’s tumor is a rare form of pancreatic tumors commonly misdiagnosed as pancreatic pseudocysts. It mainly affects middle-aged women, with an excellent prognosis. Different techniques are used to diagnose this type of tumor, while surgery remains the mainstay of the tre ...
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    Three decades of survival in Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumor with Unresectable Liver Metastases CrossMark

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    Published On: September 05, 2018 | Pages: 002 - 006

    Author(s): Maddibande Ramachar Sreevathsa* and Nishnata Koirala
    Pancreatic neuro-endocrine tumors are rare and have a slow growth rate. They have long-term survival even when associated with hepatic metastases, after organ directed surgical treatment. Several prognostic factors have been identified for survival in pancreatic neuro-endocrine tumors with or without liver metastases. ...
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    Pancreatic cysts: Not always Cystadenoma CrossMark

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    Published On: February 16, 2018 | Pages: 001 - 001

    Author(s): Alba Manuel Vázquez*, Latorre Fragua R, de la Plaza R and Ramia JM
    Pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (PNETs) account for 1-5% of all pancreatic neoplasms and are typically solid in nature. Only about 10% of are cystic [1-3]. One of the challenges in their management is establishing an accurate preoperative diagnosis. ...
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    Alcohol Consumption and Pancreatitis Mortality CrossMark

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    Published On: June 09, 2017 | Pages: 007 - 012

    Author(s): YE Razvodovsky*
    Background: Pancreatitis is a major public health problem with high associated economic costs. Accumulated research and empirical evidence suggests that excessive alcohol consumption is a major risk factor for both acute and chronic pancreatitis. In line with this evidence we assume that devastating combination of higher level of alcohol consumption per capita and d ...
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    The Impact of Functional Food on the Intestinal Microbiota in Relation to Chronic Noncommunicable Diseases CrossMark

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    Published On: February 27, 2017 | Pages: 004 - 006

    Author(s): Rosângela dos Santos Ferreira*, Rita de Cássia Avellaneda Guimarães, Ligia Aurélio Bezerra Maranhão Mendonça and Priscila Aiko Hiane
    The World Health Organization (WHO) states that obesity is characterized as a positive energy balance that favors the accumulation of fat, associated with metabolic complications related to health risks such as high cholesterol and triglyceride levels, high blood pressure, and resistance to insulin [1]. ...
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