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2011 | 83 | 9 | 511-514

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Solid Pseudopapillary Tumor of the Pancreas in A 39-year-old Woman - Case Report


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Solid pseudopapillary tumor (SPT) is a rare pancreatic tumor with low malignancy, constituting 1-2% of exocrine pancreatic tumors, occurring mostly in young women. SPT, despite the achievement of large size gives scant clinical symptoms. The authors present the case of 39-year-old woman with SPT, diagnosed at intraoperative biopsy. The aim of this study is to describe the clinicopathological feature, diagnosis and surgical treatment of SPT.









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1 - 9 - 2011
5 - 10 - 2011


  • Department of General and Oncological Surgery, Ludwik Rydygier Specialized Hospital in Cracow
  • Department of General and Oncological Surgery, Ludwik Rydygier Specialized Hospital in Cracow


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