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Publication Name World Journal of Gastroenterology
Manuscript ID 13109
Country/Territory United States
Received
2014-08-06 08:34
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2014-11-27 21:35
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2014-12-01 13:46
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2014-12-01 14:04
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2015-03-09 15:58
ISSN 1007-9327 (print) and 2219-2840 (online)
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Category Oncology
Manuscript Type Case Report
Article Title Pancreatic intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm in a patient with Lynch syndrome
Manuscript Source Unsolicited Manuscript
All Author List Meghan R Flanagan, Arjun Jayaraj, Wei Xiong, Matthew M Yeh, Wendy H Raskind and Venu G Pillarisetty
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University of Washington Department of Surgery, Seattle, WA
Corresponding author Venu G Pillarisetty, MD, Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery, University of Washington Medical Center, University of Washington, 1959 NE Pacific St. Box 356410, Seattle, WA 98195, United States. vgp@uw.edu
Keywords Intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm; Pancreatic cancer; Hereditary nonpolyposis colorectal cancer; Lynch syndrome; MSH2; Microsatellite instability
Core Tip Intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms (IPMN) are now recognized as important precursor lesions to pancreatic cancer. Although there have been reports linking pancreatic cancer and familial cancer syndromes, only one previous case report has described IPMN in a patient with Lynch syndrome. Our case is a main duct IPMN that contained only low-grade dysplasia and no microsatellite instability despite the presence of a germline MSH2 mutation. Mismatch repair (MMR) gene mutations may be involved in the neoplastic changes that drive the development of IPMN; however, changes in MMR function may not be detectable in the setting of low-grade neoplasia.
Publish Date 2015-03-09 15:58
Citation Flanagan MR, Jayaraj A, Xiong W, Yeh MM, Raskind WH, Pillarisetty VG. Pancreatic intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm in a patient with Lynch syndrome. World J Gastroenterol 2015; 21(9): 2820-2825
Url http://www.wjgnet.com/1007-9327/full/v21/i9/2820.htm
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.3748/wjg.v21.i9.2820
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