Chapter 25. Cystic Neoplasms of the Pancreas

  1. Janusz Jankowski MD, PhD, FRCP, FACG Consultant Gastroenterologist Fellow Professor4,5,6,7,8,
  2. Richard Sampliner MD Professor of Medicine Chief of Gastroenterology9,10,
  3. David Kerr CBE, MA, MD, DSc, FRCP, FMedSci Head of Department of Clinical Pharmacology8,11,12 and
  4. Yuman Fong MD Professor of Surgery13,14
  1. Peter J. Allen MD1,
  2. John Mansour MD1,
  3. Lawrence Schwartz MD2,
  4. Mark Greaves MD2 and
  5. Mark Schattner MD, FACP3

Published Online: 14 JAN 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444300147.ch25

Gastrointestinal Oncology: A Critical Multidisciplinary Team Approach

Gastrointestinal Oncology: A Critical Multidisciplinary Team Approach

How to Cite

Allen, P. J., Mansour, J., Schwartz, L., Greaves, M. and Schattner, M. (2008) Cystic Neoplasms of the Pancreas, in Gastrointestinal Oncology: A Critical Multidisciplinary Team Approach (eds J. Jankowski, R. Sampliner, D. Kerr and Y. Fong), Blackwell Publishing Ltd., Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444300147.ch25

Editor Information

  1. 4

    Digestive Diseases Centre UHL Trust, Leicester, UK

  2. 5

    James Black Senior Fellow and Professor, University of Oxford, UK

  3. 6

    Cancer Research, UK

  4. 7

    Queen Mary University of London, UK

  5. 8

    Department of Clinical Pharmacology, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK

  6. 9

    University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tuscon, AZ, USA

  7. 10

    Southern Arizona VA Health Care System, USA

  8. 11

    Rhodes Professor of Cancer Therapeutics and Clinical Pharmacology, University of Oxford, UK

  9. 12

    University of Oxford, UK

  10. 13

    Murray F. Brennan Chair in Surgery, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, USA

  11. 14

    Weill Cornell Medical Center, New York, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA

  2. 2

    Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA

  3. 3

    Gastroenterology and Nutrition Service, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 JAN 2009
  2. Published Print: 11 APR 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405127837

Online ISBN: 9781444300147

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Keywords:

  • cystic neoplasms of pancreas;
  • serous cystic neoplasm;
  • mucinous cystic neoplasms;
  • intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms;
  • malignant-appearing mucinous neoplasm in pancreas;
  • serous cystadenoma benign lesion;
  • endoscopic ultrasonography;
  • mucinous cystic neoplasms or ‘macrocystic tumors’;
  • IPMN (or intraductal papillary mucinous tumor, IPMT);
  • novel endoscopic therapeutics

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Diagnosis and imaging

  • Treatment recommendations

  • Endoscopic assessment and treatment

  • References