Annular Pancreas

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Annular Pancreas

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Annular Pancreas" returned 49 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

A newborn patient with both annular pancreas and Meckel's diverticulum: A case report of an unusual association.
 

Author(s): Peng Cai, Zhenwei Zhu, Jianlei Chen, Lulu Chen, Jiang Pan, Wenxian Zhi, Jie Zhu, Bin Wu, Zhicheng Gu, Shungen Huang, Jian Wang

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2018 Apr;97(17):e0583.

 

Annular pancreas (AP) is recognized as a cause of duodenal obstruction in children, while children with Meckel's diverticulum (MD) are usually asymptomatic. Here we present a rare case with both AP and MD, which was identified by abdominal exploration during diamond-shaped duodenoduodenostomy.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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PDX1 Gene Mutation with Permanent Neonatal Diabetes Mellitus with Annular Pancreas, Duodenal Atresia, Hypoplastic Gall Bladder and Exocrine Pancreatic Insufficiency.
 

Author(s): Abhishek Kulkarni, Varun K Sharma, Fazal Nabi

Journal: Indian Pediatr. 2017 12;54(12):1052-1053.

 

Neonatal diabetes mellitus is a rare condition.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Radical antegrade modular pancreatosplenectomy for adenocarcinomaof the body of the pancreas in a patient with portal annular pancreas, aberrant hepatic artery, and absence of the celiac trunk: A case report.
 

Author(s): Hao Yuan, Pengfei Wu, Jianmin Chen, Zipeng Lu, Lei Chen, Jishu Wei, Feng Guo, Baobao Cai, Jie Yin, Dong Xu, Kuirong Jiang, Yi Miao

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2017 Dec;96(48):e8738.

 

Portal annular pancreas is a rare anatomic variation, where the uncinated process of the pancreas connects with the dorsal pancreas and the pancreas tissue encases the portal vein (PV), superior mesenteric vein (SMV) or splenic vein (SV). Malignancies are quite uncommon in the patients, ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Annular Pancreas" returned 4 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Portal annular pancreas: a systematic review of a clinical challenge.
 

Author(s): Jonathan M Harnoss, Julian C Harnoss, Markus K Diener, Pietro Contin, Alexis B Ulrich, Markus W B├╝chler, Friedrich H Schmitz-Winnenthal

Journal: Pancreas. 2014 Oct;43(7):981-6.

 

Portal annular pancreas (PAP) is an asymptomatic congenital pancreas anomaly, in which portal and/or mesenteric veins are encased by pancreas tissue. The aim of the study was to determine the role of PAP in pancreatic surgery as well as its management and potential complication, specifically, ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Annular pancreas in adults: a report of two cases and review of literature.
 

Author(s): Ajaz Ahmed Wani, Shadab Maqsood, Parvez Lala, Sheema Wani

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Annular pancreas is one of the rare congenital anomalies that can manifest itself in adulthood also. No specific guidelines and protocols exist about management of such cases. We hereby discuss our experience with two such cases along with a brief review of literature about the subject.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Ampullary carcinoma associated with an annular pancreas.
 

Author(s): Fung J Foo, Upkar Gill, Caroline S Verbeke, James A Guthrie, Krishna V Menon

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Annular pancreas is an uncommon congenital abnormality. Co-existence of this condition with a pancreaticobiliary malignancy is an exceptionally rare occurrence.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

QUILT-3.017: Study of NEO-201 in Solid Tumors
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Colorectal Cancer; Pancreatic Cancer; Adenocarcinoma of Lung; Squamous Cell Lung Cancer; Breast Cancer; Mucinous Carcinoma of Ovary; Signet Ring Cell Carcinoma of Ovary

 

Last Updated: 10 Oct 2018

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