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Series: Monographs in Clinical Cytology
Volume: 26
Published: 05 October 2020
10.1159/isbn.978-3-318-06604-3
EISBN: 978-3-318-06604-3
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Series: Frontiers in Diabetes
Volume: 22
Published: 10 April 2014
10.1159/000357252
EISBN: 978-3-318-02598-9
.... It develops in about 50% of patients with chronic pancreatitis, in 80% of pancreatic cancer cases, in 70% of patients submitted to subtotal pancreatectomy and in over 7% of hemochromatosis cases. Patients typically develop symptoms associated with hyperglycemia, but they have a distinctly increased risk...
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Series: Frontiers of Hormone Research
Volume: 44
Published: 11 August 2015
10.1159/000382143
EISBN: 978-3-318-02773-0
... Abstract Pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors (pNETs) are rare and clinically demanding diseases. They are clinically defined as functioning or nonfunctioning depending on the presence of a syndrome related to inappropriate hormone secretion. Functioning pNETs are often small in size...
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Series: World Review of Nutrition and Dietetics
Volume: 105
Published: 01 October 2012
10.1159/000341293
EISBN: 978-3-318-02228-5
... Abstract Severe acute pancreatitis causes an initial systemic inflammatory response syndrome (SIRS) that drives the morbidity and mortality associated with this disease process. Failure to utilize the gastrointestinal tract leads to loss of gut integrity and a gut-lung axis of inflammation...
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Published: 23 February 2007
10.1159/000100536
EISBN: 978-3-318-01436-5
... Abstract Groove pancreatitis (GP) is often diagnosed in middle-aged alcoholic men presentingnausea, vomiting, upper abdominal pain and jaundice due to common bile duct stricture andduodenal stricture. Due to the absence of ultrasonographic and radiographic evidence of cancerand no definitive...
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Published: 23 February 2007
10.1159/000100538
EISBN: 978-3-318-01436-5
... Abstract Autoimmune pancreatitis (AIP) is a distinct disease entity that has been characterizedclinically, serologically, radiologically and pathologically. These characteristic features werefirst reported by Japanese authors. However, histopathological reports on Japanese AIP patientsare rare...
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Published: 31 July 2006
10.1159/000095019
EISBN: 978-3-318-01338-2
... Abstract Although the pathogenesis of pancreatic cancer is poorly understood, evidence fromepidemiologic studies indicates that chronic pancreatitis from any etiology, including alcoholabuse, significantly increases the risk of development of pancreatic adenocarcinoma. Suchresults suggest...
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Series: Monographs in Clinical Cytology
Volume: 26
Published: 05 October 2020
10.1159/000455731
EISBN: 978-3-318-06604-3
... Abstract Imaging plays a key role in the diagnosis and staging of pancreatic tumors. Imaging modalities utilized for the evaluation of pancreatic tumors include: transabdominal and endoscopic ultrasound, computed tomography, and magnetic resonance imaging. Each of these modalities has different...
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Series: Monographs in Clinical Cytology
Volume: 26
Published: 05 October 2020
10.1159/000455736
EISBN: 978-3-318-06604-3
... Abstract The most frequent indication for pancreatic fine-needle aspiration sampling is to confirm or exclude a pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma (PDAC). PDAC is the most common malignant neoplasm of the pancreas, and the term pancreatic cancer typically connotes this entity. The conventional...
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Series: World Review of Nutrition and Dietetics
Volume: 35
Published: 22 April 1980
10.1159/000386408
EISBN: 978-3-318-04219-1
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Published: 27 April 2004
10.1159/isbn.978-3-318-01001-5
EISBN: 978-3-318-01001-5
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Series: Frontiers in Diabetes
Volume: 22
Published: 10 April 2014
10.1159/000357253
EISBN: 978-3-318-02598-9
... Abstract Fibrocalculous pancreatic diabetes is an uncommon form of diabetes secondary to chronic nonalcoholic calcific pancreatitis found in tropical parts of the globe. The etiology of this condition remains unknown, although environmental and genetic factors have been postulated. In its...
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