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#511 Intrapancreatic Accessory Spleen (IPAS) Misdiagnosed as Nonfunctioning Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumor (PNET): A Case Report and Characterization of a Syndrome Based on Systematic Review of the Literature
Introduction: Management of pancreatic incidentalomas(PI) is challenging due to high risk of malignancy and limitations in prediction of their histology and biological behavior. IPAS is one of such lesions and is often misdiagnosed as a PNET.
Conference: 9th Annual ENETS Conference (2012)
Presenting Author: Dr Esther Osher
Introduction: Neuroendocrine tumors of pancreas (PNET) are classified as functional or nonfunctional (NF) based on presence or absence of clinical syndrome associated with hormone over secretion. NF-PNETs do, however, often produce low levels of inactive hormones (pancreatic polypeptide, calcitonin or neurotensin) which do not cause any symptoms.
Conference: 10th Annual ENETS Conference (2013)
Category: Epidemiology/Natural history/Prognosis - Descriptive epidemiology
Presenting Author: Dr Etyy Osher