Paraganglioma of the pancreas: literature review and case report.


Journal Article (Review)

Extraadrenal paragangliomas are very rare tumors arising from cells derived from the neural crest. These tumors are encountered only as case reports, and as a result, little is known of their natural history. We present a case of pancreatic paraganglioma and review all previously reported cases.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Parithivel, VS; Niazi, M; Malhotra, AK; Swaminathan, K; Kaul, A; Shah, AK

Published Date

  • February 2000

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 45 / 2

Start / End Page

  • 438 - 441

PubMed ID

  • 10711464

Pubmed Central ID

  • 10711464

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0163-2116

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1023/a:1005401718763


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States