Feasibility and yield of screening in relatives from familial pancreatic cancer families Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Adenocarcinoma
  • Pancreatic Neoplasms

abstract

  • Screening at-risk relatives from FPC families has a significant diagnostic yield, particularly in relatives >65 years of age, confirming prior studies. MRCP as initial screening modality is safe and effective.

publication date

  • May 2011

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3683863

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1038/ajg.2011.65

PubMed ID

  • 21468009

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 946

end page

  • 54

volume

  • 106

number

  • 5