Femenina 39 años con Heterotopia Pancreática

Pancreatic heterotopia (HP) is an asymptomatic malformation that can occur anywhere in the gastrointestinal tract. Occasionally symptoms can occur depending on the location of the le- sion. Surgical treatment is recommended in symptomatic patients or if malignancy is present. Benign asymptomatic les...

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Main Authors: Portuguez Barboza, Rafael, Zúñiga Monge, Daniel, Barboza Solís, Amalia, Vargas Baldares, Ruy
Format: Artículo
Language: Español
Published: 2015
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Online Access: http://revistas.ucr.ac.cr/index.php/clinica/article/view/10439
http://hdl.handle.net/10669/14781
Summary: Pancreatic heterotopia (HP) is an asymptomatic malformation that can occur anywhere in the gastrointestinal tract. Occasionally symptoms can occur depending on the location of the le- sion. Surgical treatment is recommended in symptomatic patients or if malignancy is present. Benign asymptomatic lesions are managed con- servatively.