Alison McLean

Summary

Affiliation: Barts and The London NHS Trust
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic ultrasound in the localisation of pancreatic islet cell tumours
    A M McLean
    Departments of Diagnostic Imaging and Gastroenterology, St Bartholomew Hospital, QE2 X ray, West Smithfield, London EC1A 7BE, UK
    Best Pract Res Clin Endocrinol Metab 19:177-93. 2005
  2. pmc Endoscopic ultrasound in the detection of pancreatic islet cell tumours
    Alison McLean
    Barts and The London NHS Trust, St Bartholomew s Hospital, West Smithfield, London, UK
    Cancer Imaging 4:84-91. 2004

Detail Information

Publications2

  1. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic ultrasound in the localisation of pancreatic islet cell tumours
    A M McLean
    Departments of Diagnostic Imaging and Gastroenterology, St Bartholomew Hospital, QE2 X ray, West Smithfield, London EC1A 7BE, UK
    Best Pract Res Clin Endocrinol Metab 19:177-93. 2005
    ..EUS is recommended for screening of asymptomatic patients with genetically proven MEN1. There is a limited role for EUS guided biopsy in pancreatic endocrine tumours...
  2. pmc Endoscopic ultrasound in the detection of pancreatic islet cell tumours
    Alison McLean
    Barts and The London NHS Trust, St Bartholomew s Hospital, West Smithfield, London, UK
    Cancer Imaging 4:84-91. 2004
    ..EUS is valuable in problem solving in these patients. EUS has a role in staging large tumours prior to surgery. EUS-guided fine needle aspiration may provide cytological confirmation of the nature of a tumour prior to surgery...