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Giant Solid-Pseudopapillary Neoplasm of the Pancreas in a Child

Nandeesh BN, Kanishka Das.


Solid-pseudopapillary neoplasm of the pancreas (SPPNP) is a primary epithelial neoplasm of the exocrine pancreas with borderline malignant potential. The unusual features included the ‘giant’ size and the absence of metastases/ capsular or vascular invasion despite the large size and predominantly solid nature. At two years following complete excision, she is asymptomatic and the imaging shows no recurrence/metastases.

Key words: giant; solid pseudopapillary neoplasm; pancreas; child

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