Prognostic factors in pancreatic endocrine neoplasms: An analysis of 136 cases with a proposal for low-grade and intermediate-grade groups Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Endocrine Gland Neoplasms
  • Pancreatic Neoplasms

abstract

  • Pancreatic endocrine neoplasms exhibit a spectrum of biologic behavior, and the proposed benign (macroadenoma) and borderline groups contain potentially aggressive tumors. An alternative system based on mitotic rate and necrosis correlates strongly with survival without specifically designating any group as benign.

publication date

  • June 2002

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1200/JCO.2002.10.030

PubMed ID

  • 12039924

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 2633

end page

  • 42

volume

  • 20

number

  • 11