pancreatic pseudocyst

Summary

Summary: Cyst-like space not lined by EPITHELIUM and contained within the PANCREAS. Pancreatic pseudocysts account for most of the cystic collections in the pancreas and are often associated with chronic PANCREATITIS.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Pancreatic disorders in children: relationship of postoperative morbidity and the indication for surgery
    Aaron Rabinovich
    Indiana University School of Medicine and Riley Children s Hospital, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202 5125, USA
    Am Surg 72:641-3. 2006
  2. ncbi Temporary cystogastrostomy with self-expanding metallic stents for pancreatic necrosis
    S Belle
    Department of Medicine II, Medical Faculty Mannheim, University of Heidelberg, Mannheim, Germany
    Endoscopy 42:493-5. 2010
  3. ncbi Recurrent pancreatic pseudocyst diagnosed 9 years after initial surgical drainage
    Carlos M Nuño-Guzmán
    Department of General Surgery, Antiguo Hospital Civil de Guadalajara Fray Antonio Alcalde, Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico
    JOP 12:274-8. 2011
  4. ncbi Ultrasound-guided endoscopic transgastric drainage of a post-traumatic pancreatic pseudocyst in a child
    Dionysis Theodoros
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Penteli General, Athens, Greece
    Afr J Paediatr Surg 7:194-6. 2010
  5. ncbi Endoscopic-ultrasound-guided endoscopic transmural drainage of pancreatic pseudocysts and abscesses
    Cesar Vivian Lopes
    Endoscopy Unit, Paoli Calmettes Institute, 232 Boulevard St Marguerite, 13273 Marseille Cedex 9, France
    Scand J Gastroenterol 42:524-9. 2007
  6. ncbi Pancreatic pseudocyst rupture into the portal vein
    Brian C Dawson
    Department of Emergency Medicine, The Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC, USA
    South Med J 102:728-32. 2009
  7. ncbi One-step, simultaneous double-wire technique facilitates pancreatic pseudocyst and abscess drainage (with videos)
    Stefan Seewald
    Department of Interdisciplinary Endoscopy, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    Gastrointest Endosc 64:805-8. 2006
  8. ncbi Evidence for a central role for selective mesenteric angiography in the management of the major vascular complications of pancreatitis
    Garth C Beattie
    Department of Surgical and Clinical Sciences, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
    Am J Surg 185:96-102. 2003
  9. ncbi Spontaneous pancreatic pseudocyst-portal vein fistula presenting with pancreatic ascites: strength of MR cholangiopancreatography
    S E Yoon
    Department of Radiology, Wonkwang University School of Medicine, 344 2 Sinyongdong, Iksan, Jeonbuk 570 711, Korea
    Br J Radiol 81:e13-6. 2008
  10. ncbi EUS-guided pancreatic pseudocyst drainage: simultaneous placement of stents and nasocystic catheter using double-guidewire technique
    Takao Itoi
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Tokyo Medical University, Japan
    Dig Endosc 21:S53-6. 2009

Detail Information

Publications225 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Pancreatic disorders in children: relationship of postoperative morbidity and the indication for surgery
    Aaron Rabinovich
    Indiana University School of Medicine and Riley Children s Hospital, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202 5125, USA
    Am Surg 72:641-3. 2006
    ..Pancreatic surgery in children is associated with a very low mortality (1.6%) and morbidity equal to that of adult patients. Unique types of morbidities occur with each category of disease state...
  2. ncbi Temporary cystogastrostomy with self-expanding metallic stents for pancreatic necrosis
    S Belle
    Department of Medicine II, Medical Faculty Mannheim, University of Heidelberg, Mannheim, Germany
    Endoscopy 42:493-5. 2010
    ..After a treatment period of 7-11 days involving 2-3 endoscopic procedures we achieved clinical success, defined as complete removal of necrotic masses, in all cases without major complications...
  3. ncbi Recurrent pancreatic pseudocyst diagnosed 9 years after initial surgical drainage
    Carlos M Nuño-Guzmán
    Department of General Surgery, Antiguo Hospital Civil de Guadalajara Fray Antonio Alcalde, Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico
    JOP 12:274-8. 2011
    A pancreatic pseudocyst is defined as a collection of pancreatic juice enclosed by a wall of fibrous or granulation tissue which is not lined by epithelium...
  4. ncbi Ultrasound-guided endoscopic transgastric drainage of a post-traumatic pancreatic pseudocyst in a child
    Dionysis Theodoros
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, Penteli General, Athens, Greece
    Afr J Paediatr Surg 7:194-6. 2010
    ..We report on a case of a 5-year-old child with a post-traumatic pancreatic pseudocyst who was successfully treated with endoscopic ultrasound-guided transgastric approach...
  5. ncbi Endoscopic-ultrasound-guided endoscopic transmural drainage of pancreatic pseudocysts and abscesses
    Cesar Vivian Lopes
    Endoscopy Unit, Paoli Calmettes Institute, 232 Boulevard St Marguerite, 13273 Marseille Cedex 9, France
    Scand J Gastroenterol 42:524-9. 2007
    ..Minimally invasive approaches have been encouraged. The aim of this study was to evaluate the results of the endoscopic-ultrasound-guided (EUS) endoscopic transmural drainage of these pancreatic collections...
  6. ncbi Pancreatic pseudocyst rupture into the portal vein
    Brian C Dawson
    Department of Emergency Medicine, The Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC, USA
    South Med J 102:728-32. 2009
    A patient with a pancreatic pseudocyst rupture into the portal vein with a resultant noninfectious systemic inflammatory response syndrome and subsequent portal vein thrombosis diagnosed by computed tomography and ultrasonography is ..
  7. ncbi One-step, simultaneous double-wire technique facilitates pancreatic pseudocyst and abscess drainage (with videos)
    Stefan Seewald
    Department of Interdisciplinary Endoscopy, University Medical Center Hamburg Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany
    Gastrointest Endosc 64:805-8. 2006
    EUS-guided pancreatic pseudocyst and abscess drainage ideally requires the insertion of both a transmural stent and nasocystic catheter to ensure continuous irrigation and effective drainage...
  8. ncbi Evidence for a central role for selective mesenteric angiography in the management of the major vascular complications of pancreatitis
    Garth C Beattie
    Department of Surgical and Clinical Sciences, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
    Am J Surg 185:96-102. 2003
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  9. ncbi Spontaneous pancreatic pseudocyst-portal vein fistula presenting with pancreatic ascites: strength of MR cholangiopancreatography
    S E Yoon
    Department of Radiology, Wonkwang University School of Medicine, 344 2 Sinyongdong, Iksan, Jeonbuk 570 711, Korea
    Br J Radiol 81:e13-6. 2008
    b>Pancreatic pseudocyst-portal vein fistulae are a very rare complication of acute or chronic pancreatitis. Another late complication of chronic pancreatitis is pancreatic ascites...
  10. ncbi EUS-guided pancreatic pseudocyst drainage: simultaneous placement of stents and nasocystic catheter using double-guidewire technique
    Takao Itoi
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Tokyo Medical University, Japan
    Dig Endosc 21:S53-6. 2009
    Endoscopic ultrasonography (EUS)-guided pancreatic pseudocyst drainage has become the standard and safety procedure in many centers for nonsurgical treatment...
  11. ncbi Hemorrhagic complications of pancreatitis: radiologic evaluation with emphasis on CT imaging
    E J Balthazar
    Radiology Department, New York University-Bellevue Medical Center, 3rd Floor, Room 3W-37-42, 462 First Avenue, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Pancreatology 1:306-13. 2001
    ..They develop because of leaking or ruptured pseudoaneurysms, diffuse bleeding in pancreatic necrosis, and hemorrhagic pseudocysts. Early detection followed by angiography, embolization and/or surgery has decreased mortality rates...
  12. ncbi EUS versus surgical cyst-gastrostomy for management of pancreatic pseudocysts
    Shyam Varadarajulu
    Division of Gastroenterology Hepatology, University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine, Birmingham, Alabama 35294 0007, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 68:649-55. 2008
    ..Although EUS-guided cyst-gastrostomy is increasingly being performed, there are no studies that compare the clinical outcomes and cost-effectiveness with surgical cyst-gastrostomy...
  13. ncbi Single-step versus two-step endo-ultrasonography-guided drainage of pancreatic pseudocyst
    Benedetto Mangiavillano
    Division of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, San Paolo University Hospital, Milan, Italy
    J Dig Dis 13:47-53. 2012
    ..this prospective study was to compare the feasibility, technical success rate and complication between single-step endo-ultrasonography (EUS)-guided and two-step EUS-guided drainage technique for symptomatic pancreatic pseudocyst (PP).
  14. ncbi Equal efficacy of endoscopic and surgical cystogastrostomy for pancreatic pseudocyst drainage in a randomized trial
    Shyam Varadarajulu
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Gastroenterology 145:583-90.e1. 2013
    ..We performed a single-center, open-label, randomized trial to compare endoscopic and surgical cystogastrostomy for pancreatic pseudocyst drainage.
  15. ncbi Pseudocysts and other non-neoplastic cysts of the pancreas
    G Kloppel
    Department of Pathology, University of Kiel, Germany
    Semin Diagn Pathol 17:7-15. 2000
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  16. ncbi Pancreatic pseudocyst: case report and short literature review
    E Gagliano
    Department of General and Specialist Surgery, University of Messina, Messina, Italy
    G Chir 33:415-9. 2012
    We report a case of pancreatic pseudocyst secondary to acute necrotizing pancreatitis treated with open cystogastrostomy...
  17. ncbi Acute pancreatic pseudocyst: incidence, risk factors, and clinical outcomes
    Kyeong Ok Kim
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Internal Medicine, Yeungnam University College of Medicine, Daegu, Korea
    Pancreas 41:577-81. 2012
    The aim of this study was to analyze the incidence, risk factors, and clinical outcomes of pancreatic pseudocyst after acute or acute-on-chronic pancreatitis.
  18. ncbi Cystic tumours of the pancreas: a diagnostic dilemma
    L L Ooi
    Department of Surgery, Singapore General Hospital, Singapore
    Aust N Z J Surg 68:844-6. 1998
    ..Cystic neoplasm of the pancreas is an uncommon entity that encompasses a range of tumours with varying potential for malignancy. These tumours are frequently misdiagnosed as pseudocysts and are inappropriately managed...
  19. ncbi Outcome and complications of endoscopic ultrasound guided pancreatic pseudocyst drainage using combined endoprosthesis and naso-cystic drain
    Rajesh Puri
    Department of Gastroenterology, Medanta Institute of Digestive and Hepatobiliary Sciences, Medanta The Medicity, Gurgaon, Haryana, India
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 27:722-7. 2012
    Endoscopic ultrasound guided pancreatic pseudocyst drainage (EUS-PPD) is increasingly being used for management of pancreatic pseudocysts...
  20. pmc Pancreatic pseudocyst with fistula to the common bile duct resolved by combined biliary and pancreatic stenting--a case report and literature review
    Jaber A Al Ali
    Department of Medicine, Vancouver General Hospital, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC
    Can J Gastroenterol 23:557-9. 2009
    ..The present report describes an unusual case of a patient with a large, symptomatic pancreatic pseudocyst with a fistula to the common bile duct that was treated successfully by combined biliary and pancreatic ..
  21. ncbi Late bleeding after EUS-guided transjejunal drainage of a pancreatic pseudocyst in a Roux-en-Y patient
    Takao Itoi
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Tokyo Medical University, Tokyo, Japan
    Dig Endosc 23:51-3. 2011
    Endoscopic ultrasonography (EUS)-guided transgastric and transduodenal drainage of a pancreatic pseudocyst (PP) has become a standard and safe procedure for nonsurgical treatment...
  22. pmc Mediastinal pancreatic pseudocyst--a case report and review of the literature
    Ruchi Gupta
    Department of Medicine, University of Florida Health Science Center, Jacksonville, Florida Author s Email
    MedGenMed 9:8. 2007
    b>Pancreatic pseudocyst, a common complication of acute or chronic pancreatitis, in rare instances may also extend to the mediastinum. A case of 67-year-old woman presenting with a triad of chest pain, dysphagia, and dyspnea is presented...
  23. ncbi The role of surgery in pancreatic pseudocyst
    Wen Yao Yin
    Department of Surgery, Buddhist Dalin Tzu Chi General Hospital, Chiayi, Taiwan
    Hepatogastroenterology 52:1266-73. 2005
    ..But we have to agree that no single technique offers the desired combination of 100% success and no complications. We'd like to present our surgical experience in the past 14 years...
  24. ncbi Single-step EUS-guided endoscopic treatment for sterile pancreatic collections: a single-center experience
    José C Ardengh
    Endoscopic Unit of Ribeirão Preto Medical School, Hospital das Clínicas USP, and Endoscopic Unit of 9 de Julho Hospital, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Dig Dis 26:370-6. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the efficacy and safety of single-step EUS-guided endoscopic approaches for treatment of sterile PFC...
  25. ncbi Management of pancreatic pseudocyst in the era of laparoscopic surgery--experience from a tertiary centre
    Chinnusamy Palanivelu
    GEM Hospital, 45 A, Pankaja Mill Road, Ramnathapuram, Coimbatore, 641045, India
    Surg Endosc 21:2262-7. 2007
    ..We present our surgical experience over the past 12 years (May 1994 to April 2006) in the management of pancreatic pseudocysts...
  26. ncbi Long-term outcome of laparoscopic cystogastrostomy performed using a posterior approach with a stapling device
    Takatsugu Oida
    Department of Surgery, Social Insurance Yokohama Central Hospital, Yokohama, Japan
    Dig Surg 26:110-4. 2009
    Internal drainage of an acute pancreatic pseudocyst is indicated 6 weeks after its first detection. Laparoscopic treatment of pancreatic pseudocysts enables definitive drainage with faster recovery...
  27. ncbi Lupus-associated pancreatitis complicated by pancreatic pseudocyst and central nervous system vasculitis
    D S Myung
    Department of Rheumatology, Chonnam National University Medical School and Hospital, Gwangju, Republic of Korea
    Lupus 18:74-7. 2009
    ..female patient who developed lupus-associated pancreatitis that was subsequently complicated by pancreatic pseudocyst and central nervous system (CNS) vasculitis...
  28. ncbi Perforation of a pancreatic pseudocyst induced by abdominal sonography
    K Ocran
    Medizinische Klinik, Gastroenterologie, Hepatologie und Endokrinologie, Charité Universitätsmedizin Berlin Campus Mitte, Berlin, Germany
    Z Gastroenterol 42:243-6. 2004
    ..Although it cannot be advised as a treatment measure for a pseudocyst, regression of a pseudocyst due to emptying into the gastrointestinal tract has to be expected...
  29. ncbi Endoscopic treatment in a patient with obstructive jaundice caused by pancreatic pseudocyst
    Chia Lin Yeh
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Internal Medicine, Kaoshiung Veterans General Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan, ROC
    J Chin Med Assoc 66:555-9. 2003
    ..of chronic alcoholic pancreatitis with obstructive jaundice due to compression of the common bile duct by pancreatic pseudocyst. Ultrasonography and computed tomographic scan on admission demonstrated an 8 cm cystic lesion located at ..
  30. ncbi Endoscopic ultrasound-guided versus conventional transmural drainage for pancreatic pseudocysts: a prospective randomized trial
    D H Park
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Songpa Gu, 138 736, Seoul, South Korea
    Endoscopy 41:842-8. 2009
    ..We conducted this prospective randomized trial to compare the technical success and clinical outcomes of EUD and CTD in treating pancreatic pseudocysts...
  31. ncbi Endoscopic therapy for chronic pancreatitis
    M Delhaye
    Medicosurgical Department of Gastroenterology, Erasme University Hospital, Brussels, Belgium
    Scand J Surg 94:143-53. 2005
    ..This treatment is generally safe, minimally invasive, often effective for years, does not prevent further surgery, and can be repeated...
  32. ncbi Endoscopic ultrasound drainage of pancreatic pseudocyst: a prospective comparison with conventional endoscopic drainage
    M Kahaleh
    Digestive Health Center, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, Virgini 22908 0708, USA
    Endoscopy 38:355-9. 2006
    ..e. conventional transmural drainage (CTD), or by endoscopic ultrasound-guided drainage (EUD), is well described. Our aim was to prospectively compare the short-term and long-term results of CTD and EUD in the management of pseudocysts...
  33. ncbi Clinical evaluation of a novel lumen-apposing metal stent for endosonography-guided pancreatic pseudocyst and gallbladder drainage (with videos)
    Takao Itoi
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Tokyo Medical University, Tokyo, Japan
    Gastrointest Endosc 75:870-6. 2012
    ..Tubular plastic and metal stents have inherent shortcomings when used for transenteric drainage of fluid collections...
  34. ncbi Frequency of complications during EUS-guided drainage of pancreatic fluid collections in 148 consecutive patients
    Shyam Varadarajulu
    Department of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 26:1504-8. 2011
    ..The aim of the present study was to evaluate the frequency of complications during endoscopic ultrasound (EUS)-guided drainage of pancreatic fluid collections (PFC), identify contributing factors, and report on management outcomes...
  35. ncbi Laparoscopic drainage of pancreatic pseudocysts: a methodological approach
    Numan Hamza
    The Manchester Hepato Pancreato Biliary Centre, North Manchester General Hospital, Delaunays Road, Crumpsall, Manchester M8 5RB, UK
    J Gastrointest Surg 14:148-55. 2010
    ..This paper describes our tailored and methodological approach to laparoscopic drainage of pancreatic pseudocysts (PPs) based on an anatomical classification...
  36. ncbi NOTES(®) stapled cystgastrostomy: a novel approach for surgical management of pancreatic pseudocysts
    Ratnakishore Pallapothu
    Department of Surgery and Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine, Springfield, MA 01199, USA
    Surg Endosc 25:883-9. 2011
    ..Endoscopic drainage procedures have also been described. We describe Natural Orifice Translumenal Endoscopic Surgery (NOTES(®)) stapled cystgastrostomy as a less invasive surgical procedure...
  37. ncbi Discrimination of unilocular macrocystic serous cystadenoma from pancreatic pseudocyst and mucinous cystadenoma with CT: initial observations
    Frank Cohen-Scali
    Department of Radiology, Hopital Beaujon, Clichy, France
    Radiology 228:727-33. 2003
    ..To compare the computed tomographic (CT) appearance of pancreatic unilocular macrocystic serous cystadenoma, mucinous cystadenoma, and pseudocyst to determine if there are findings that assist in the differential diagnosis...
  38. ncbi Endoscopic drainage of pancreatic pseudocysts: long-term outcome and procedural factors associated with safe and successful treatment
    D Cahen
    Dept of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Endoscopy 37:977-83. 2005
    ..This retrospective study evaluates the short-term and long-term results with this technique and aims to identify procedural modifications that may improve its safety and efficacy...
  39. ncbi Disconnected pancreatic tail syndrome: potential for endoscopic therapy and results of long-term follow-up
    Christopher Lawrence
    Maine Medical Center, Portland, Maine, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 67:673-9. 2008
    ..Limited published data exist that address the incidence and outcomes of patients with complete pancreatic-duct disruption...
  40. pmc Intra-abdominal pressure alterations after large pancreatic pseudocyst transcutaneous drainage
    Theodossis S Papavramidis
    1st Propedeutic Department of Surgery, AHEPA University Hospital, Aristotle s University of Thessaloniki, Macedonia, Greece
    BMC Gastroenterol 9:42. 2009
    ..Aims of the present study were to evaluate the intra-abdominal pressure (IAP) induced by large pancreatic pseudocysts and to examine the effect of their transcutaneous drainage on IAP...
  41. pmc Duct drainage alone is sufficient in the operative management of pancreatic pseudocyst in patients with chronic pancreatitis
    William H Nealon
    Department of Surgery, University of Texas Medical Branch, 301 University Boulevard, Galveston, TX 77555 0544, USA
    Ann Surg 237:614-20; discussion 620-2. 2003
    ..To test a hypothesis that definitive management of pseudocyst associated with chronic pancreatitis is predicated on addressing pancreatic ductal anatomy...
  42. ncbi Outcome differences after endoscopic drainage of pancreatic necrosis, acute pancreatic pseudocysts, and chronic pancreatic pseudocysts
    Todd H Baron
    Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, Mayo Medical Center, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 56:7-17. 2002
    ..This study sought to determine outcome differences after attempted endoscopic drainage of pancreatic fluid collections classified as pancreatic necrosis, acute pseudocyst, and chronic pseudocyst...
  43. ncbi Pancreatic pseudocysts in the 21st century. Part II: natural history
    Ake Andren-Sandberg
    Department of Gastrointestinal Surgery, Sentralsjukehuset i Rogaland, Bergen University, Stavanger, Norway
    JOP 5:64-70. 2004
  44. ncbi Superior mesenteric artery stent-graft placement in a patient with pseudoaneurysm developing from a pancreatic pseudocyst
    H Ogino
    Department of Radiology, Nagoya City University School of Medicine 1, Kawasumi, Mizuho cho, Mizuho ku, Nagoya, Japan
    Cardiovasc Intervent Radiol 27:68-70. 2004
    ..We report successful stent-graft placement in the superior mesenteric artery in a 45-year-old man with a pancreatic pseudocyst that grew during therapy for chronic pancreatitis and developed into a pseudoaneurysm...
  45. ncbi Pancreatic pseudocysts in the 21st century. Part I: classification, pathophysiology, anatomic considerations and treatment
    Ake Andren-Sandberg
    Department of Gastrointestinal Surgery, Sentralsjukehuset i Rogaland, Bergen University, Stavanger, Norway
    JOP 5:8-24. 2004
  46. ncbi Candida albicans-infected pancreatic pseudocyst: report of a case
    Baris Zulfikaroglu
    Department of Surgery, Ankara Numune Teaching and Research Hospital, 7 Cadde 70A 14, Bahcelievler 06490, Ankara, Turkey
    Surg Today 34:466-9. 2004
    ..Candida species isolated from a pancreatic pseudocyst or abscess should be considered pathogenic, and treated aggressively.
  47. ncbi The role of endoscopy in patients with chronic pancreatitis
    Douglas G Adler
    Gastrointest Endosc 63:933-7. 2006
  48. pmc Conservative treatment as an option in the management of pancreatic pseudocyst
    C V N Cheruvu
    Department of Surgery, Taunton and Somerset Hospital, Taunton, Somerset, UK
    Ann R Coll Surg Engl 85:313-6. 2003
    ..We have adopted a more conservative approach with drainage only for uncontrolled pain or gastric outlet obstruction. This study reports our experience...
  49. pmc Micafungin concentrations from brain tissue and pancreatic pseudocyst fluid
    Asma Lat
    South Texas Veterans Affairs Health Care System, 4502 Medical Drive, San Antonio, TX 78229, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 54:943-4. 2010
    We report the attainment of micafungin concentrations from brain tissue and pancreatic pseudocyst fluid from two patients with invasive candidiasis...
  50. ncbi Hybrid notes: incisionless intragastric stapled cystgastrostomy of a pancreatic pseudocyst
    Connie J Rossini
    Baystate Medical Center, Tufts University School of Medicine, Springfield, MA 01103, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 45:80-3. 2010
    ..The operation performed was a transgastric cystgastrostomy with endoscopic guidance for a pancreatic pseudocyst. This operation was completed entirely through an existing gastrostomy site with no incisions, thus ..
  51. ncbi [Endoscopic ultrasound-guided transmural cyst drainage (EUS-CD) was effective in a case of pancreatic pseudocyst with obstructive jaundice and duodenal stenosis]
    Hideaki Honda
    Department of Gastroenterology, Jichi Medical University, Japan
    Nihon Shokakibyo Gakkai Zasshi 107:1497-504. 2010
    ..His condition was diagnosed as acute pancreatitis with a pancreatic pseudocyst, obstructive jaundice, and duodenal stenosis...
  52. ncbi Successful endoscopic transpapillary management of intrahepatic pancreatic pseudocyst
    Rizwan Kibria
    Gastroentrology, Dayton VA Medical Center, Wright State University SOM, 4100 W, Third Street, Dayton, OH 45428, USA
    JOP 11:41-4. 2010
    Intrahepatic pancreatic pseudocyst extension is a rare but complex clinical entity requiring multimodality approach for management...
  53. ncbi One-step endosonography-guided drainage of a pancreatic pseudocyst: a new technique of stent delivery through the echo endoscope
    P Vilmann
    Dept of Surgical Gastroenterology, Gentofte University Hospital, Hellerup, Denmark
    Endoscopy 30:730-3. 1998
    ..Further studies are warranted...
  54. ncbi Pseudocyst formation in gastric ectopic pancreas
    Keith C Mulholland
    Department of Surgery, Institute of Clinical Science, Queen s University, Belfast, Northern Ireland
    JOP 5:498-501. 2004
    ..It is rare for ectopic pancreatic tissue to cause symptoms or require treatment, however diseases of normal pancreas may also occur in ectopic pancreas tissue...
  55. ncbi Natural course of asymptomatic pancreatic pseudocyst: a prospective study
    Rajiv Mehta
    Department of Gastroenterology, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Amrita Lane, Elamakkara PO, Cochin 682 026, India
    Indian J Gastroenterol 23:140-2. 2004
    ..To study the natural course of asymptomatic pseudocysts of the pancreas...
  56. ncbi Endoscopic transhiatal drainage of a mediastinal pancreatic pseudocyst
    W Mohl
    Internal Medicine II, University Hospital of the Saarland, Homburg, Germany
    Endoscopy 36:467. 2004
  57. ncbi Rupture of a bleeding pancreatic pseudocyst into the stomach
    Atsushi Urakami
    Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, Kawasaki Medical School, 577 Matsushima, Kurashiki shi, Okayama 701 0192, Japan
    J Hepatobiliary Pancreat Surg 9:383-5. 2002
    A bleeding pancreatic pseudocyst following pancreatitis is a severe complication that can lead to massive gastrointestinal bleeding. Rupture of such a pseudocyst into the stomach is rare...
  58. ncbi EUS-guided pancreatic pseudocyst drainage: review and experience at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center
    Mehrdad Vosoghi
    Department of Internal Medicine Division of Gastroenterology, Harbor UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, California, USA
    MedGenMed 4:2. 2002
    b>Pancreatic pseudocyst, the most common cystic lesion of the pancreas, is a localized collection of fluid rich in amylase within or adjacent to the pancreas and enclosed by a nonepithelialized wall, occurring as a result of acute or ..
  59. ncbi Pancreatic pseudocyst in children: the impact of management strategies on outcome
    Swee H Teh
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 41:1889-93. 2006
    ..The purpose of this review is to determine the impact of different management strategies and to analyze their effects on patient outcomes...
  60. ncbi Wire-guided pancreatic pseudocyst drainage by using a modified needle knife and therapeutic echoendoscope
    Riad R Azar
    Division of Gastroenterology, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 South Euclid Avenue, Campus Box 8124, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 63:688-92. 2006
    ..Various methods to drain pancreatic pseudocysts by using EUS guidance have been reported in the literature...
  61. ncbi Single-step EUS-guided pancreatic pseudocyst drainage using a large channel linear array echoendoscope and cystotome: results in 11 patients
    Sushil K Ahlawat
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Surgery, Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    JOP 7:616-24. 2006
    EUS-guided transmural drainage of pancreatic pseudocyst has been reported using a linear array echoendoscope; however, placement of large 10 French stent was not feasible because of the limited diameter of the working channel...
  62. ncbi Endoscopic transmural drainage of pancreatic pseudocysts: results of a national and an international survey of ASGE members
    Tony E Yusuf
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 63:223-7. 2006
    ..Pancreatic pseudocysts can be drained endoscopically via the transpapillary or the transmural routes. We sought to assess endoscopic methods of pseudocyst drainage...
  63. ncbi Pancreatic pseudocyst extending into the liver via the hepatoduodenal ligament: a case report
    Masayuki Shibasaki
    Department of Surgery, Department of Internal Medicine, Social Insurance Chuo General Hospital, 3 22 1, Hyakuninchou, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo, 169 0073, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 49:1719-21. 2002
    A case of pancreatic pseudocyst extending into the liver via the hepatoduodenal ligament is reported...
  64. ncbi A rare case of pancreatic pseudocyst masquerading as hydrocele
    A Michalopoulos
    Acta Gastroenterol Belg 69:424. 2006
  65. ncbi Nonoperative management of pancreatic pseudocysts. Problems in differential diagnosis
    U Boggi
    Dipartimento di Oncologia, Universita di Pisa, Italy
    Int J Pancreatol 25:123-33. 1999
    ..If all these precautions are adopted, pancreatic pseudocysts can be safely treated nonoperatively...
  66. pmc Autoimmune pancreatitis associated with a large pancreatic pseudocyst
    Thilo Welsch
    Department of General Surgery, University of Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 110, Heidelberg 69120, Germany
    World J Gastroenterol 12:5904-6. 2006
    ..Early examination of serum IgG, IgG4 and auto-antibodies might save these patients from unnecessary endoscopical and surgical procedures...
  67. ncbi Endoscopic management of pancreatic pseudocyst in children-a long-term follow-up
    Shyam Sunder Sharma
    Department of Gastroenterology, SMS Medical College, Jaipur 302021, India
    J Pediatr Surg 43:1636-9. 2008
    Literature on long-term outcome after endoscopic management of pediatric pancreatic pseudocyst is not available. The aim of the present study is to report long-term outcome after endoscopic drainage of pancreatic pseudocyst in children.
  68. ncbi Spontaneous fistulization of a pancreatic pseudocyst into the colon and duodenum
    Atsushi Urakami
    Department of Gastroenterological Surgery and the Department of Gastroenterology, Kawasaki Medical School, Okayama, Japan
    Gastrointest Endosc 55:949-51. 2002
  69. ncbi [Fissure syndrome of a gastrointestinal artery pseudoaneurysm in contact with a pseudocyst of the pancreas: rare, but serious complication of chronic pancreatitis]
    R Kianmanesh
    Services de chirurgie generale et digestive, Hopital Louis Mourier, AP HP, Universite Paris 7, 178, rue des Renouillers, 92700 Colombes, France
    Gastroenterol Clin Biol 32:69-73. 2008
    ..The failure rate is between 0 and 23%. Surgical treatment (elective ligation of the artery or partial pancreatic excision) should be limited to when embolisation fails and/or recurrent hemorrhage...
  70. ncbi Sonographic diagnosis and endoscopic therapy of a biliopancreatic fistula complicating a pancreatic pseudocyst
    Steffen Rickes
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Infectious Diseases, Otto von Guericke University, Magdeburg, Germany
    Scand J Gastroenterol 41:989-92. 2006
    This is the first report of a case of biliopancreatic fistula complicating a pancreatic pseudocyst diagnosed correctly by transabdominal ultrasound...
  71. ncbi Pancreatic pseudocyst presenting as odynophagia
    Antony Paul Chettupuzha
    Department of Gastroenterology, Medical College Hospital, Kozhikode 673 008
    Indian J Gastroenterol 23:27-8. 2004
    ..The stent was removed after four months; there was no pseudocyst on follow up CT scan...
  72. ncbi Video: Laparoscopic anterior cystogastrostomy
    Andrew A Gumbs
    Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA 19111, USA
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 20:e97-8. 2010
    ..Only when the pseudocyst does not clearly communicate with the posterior stomach wall should cystojejunostomy be attempted. This can be done with a loop of jejunum or through a Roux-en Y...
  73. ncbi Endoscopic drainage of pancreatic-fluid collections in 116 patients: a comparison of etiologies, drainage techniques, and outcomes
    Lawrence C Hookey
    Gastroenterology Division, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Gastrointest Endosc 63:635-43. 2006
    ..Pancreatic-fluid collections are frequent sequelae of acute and chronic pancreatitis, and endoscopic drainage of these collections has gained acceptance as an alternative to surgical drainage...
  74. ncbi Mediastinal pancreatic pseudocyst caused by obstruction of the pancreatic duct was eliminated by bromhexine hydrochloride
    Tatsuhiro Tsujimoto
    Department of Gastroenterology, Ishinkai Yao General Hospital, Yao, Nara Medical University, Kashihara
    Intern Med 43:1034-8. 2004
    ..computed tomography and endoscopic retrograde pancreatography led to the diagnosis of a mediastinal pancreatic pseudocyst resulting from obstruction of the pancreatic duct by a protein plug...
  75. ncbi Retroperitoneal bronchogenic cyst mimicking pancreatic pseudocyst in a patient with colorectal cancer
    Seung Sam Paik
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 20:802-3. 2005
  76. ncbi A case of mediastinal pancreatic pseudocyst successfully treated with somatostatin analogue
    Hideya Suga
    Department of Medicine, Kurume University School of Medicine, Kurume 830 0011, Japan
    Kurume Med J 52:161-4. 2005
    ..As a result, on the 28th day of the treatment, pancreatitis was inactivated, and the pseudocysts in the mediastinum and the pancreas disappeared. The patient has been followed up for 15 months, and there has been no recurrence...
  77. ncbi Endoscopic ultrasound-guided transesophageal drainage of a mediastinal pancreatic pseudocyst
    A Saftoiu
    Endoscopy 38:538-9. 2006
  78. pmc Pancreatic pseudocyst
    Samir Habashi
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32610, USA
    World J Gastroenterol 15:38-47. 2009
    ..A tailored therapeutic approach taking into consideration patient preferences and involving multidisciplinary team of therapeutic endoscopist, interventional radiologist and pancreatic surgeon should be considered in all cases...
  79. ncbi Mediastinal pancreatic pseudocyst with acute airway obstruction
    Aditya Bardia
    Department of Surgery, University of Iowa, Iowa City, 52242, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 10:146-50. 2006
    ..We treated a patient who presented with an acute airway obstruction from a mediastinal pancreatic pseudocyst. Initial acute airway management and stabilization proved successful...
  80. ncbi Endoscopic transgastric drainage of a pancreatic pseudocyst with mediastinal and cervical extensions
    Lajos Topa
    Second Department of Medicine, Szent Imre Hospital, Budapest, Hungary
    Gastrointest Endosc 64:460-3. 2006
  81. ncbi Pancreatic pseudocyst bleeding associated with massive intraperitoneal hemorrhage
    Hsin Hui Chiu
    Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, Kuo General Hospital, No 22 Sec 2, Ming Sheng Road, Tainan 703, Taiwan
    Am J Surg 192:87-8. 2006
    b>Pancreatic pseudocyst bleeding is an unusual entity of acute abdomen, usually occurring among alcoholics. A high mortality developed in patients with conservative treatment of hemorrhagic pancreatic pseudocyst...
  82. ncbi Use of disposable stapler in operative cystogastrostomy for pancreatic pseudocyst
    Y Yunoki
    Department of Surgery, Iwakuni National Hospital, Japan
    Hepatogastroenterology 46:3271-3. 1999
    ..Auto Suture Premium Plus CEEA 34 circular stapler, for the operative drainage of a large symptomatic pancreatic pseudocyst. A 68 year-old man underwent an operative cystogastrostomy using this instrument...
  83. ncbi Pancreatic pseudocyst in chronic pancreatitis: endoscopic and surgical treatment
    Edoardo Rosso
    Department of Surgery, Royal Liverpool University Hospital, Liverpool, UK
    Dig Surg 20:397-406. 2003
  84. ncbi The size of pancreatic pseudocyst does not influence the outcome of invasive treatments
    P Soliani
    Department of General Surgery and Organ Transplantation, University of Parma, Via Gramsci, 14, 43100 Parma, Italy
    Dig Liver Dis 36:135-40. 2004
    ....
  85. ncbi Laparoscopic pancreatic surgery in patients with chronic pancreatitis
    L Fernandez-Cruz
    Department of Surgery, Institute of Digestive Diseases IMD, Hospital Clinic, University of Barcelona, Villarroel 170, Escalera 6, Barcelona E 08034, Spain
    Surg Endosc 16:996-1003. 2002
    ..The aim of this report was to evaluate the feasibility and outcome of laparoscopic pancreatic surgery in patients with chronic pancreatitis...
  86. ncbi Drainage of pancreatic fluid collections: is EUS really necessary?
    Todd H Baron
    Gastrointest Endosc 66:1123-5. 2007
  87. ncbi [Surgical treatment of acute pancreatitis. A review]
    Manuel Vallejo-Soto
    Departamento de Cirugía Gastroenterológica, Hospital Angeles de Querétaro, Qro
    Rev Gastroenterol Mex 67:111-7. 2002
    ..A review of the literature about the last trends in the surgical treatment of acute pancreatitis is carried out. The review was on Mexican literature and in the Internet...
  88. ncbi [Therapy of post-necrotic pancreatic pseudocysts: invasive treatments and their results]
    Paolo Soliani
    Istituto di Clinica Chirurgica Generale e dei Trapianti d Organo, Universita degli Studi di Parma
    Chir Ital 54:477-86. 2002
    ..The shortest mean hospital stay (4.8 days) was observed with the endoscopic approach...
  89. ncbi [Italian Society of Surgery. II Consensus Conference. Acute pancreatitis. Bologna, 30 October 2001]
    P Banna
    Chir Ital 54:741-57. 2002
  90. ncbi Laparoscopic endogastric pseudocyst gastrostomy: a report of three cases
    B J Ammori
    Royal Gwent Hospital, Newport, United Kingdom
    Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 12:437-40. 2002
    ..The laparoscopic endogastric pseudocyst gastrostomy appears to be a safe and effective minimally invasive approach for internal drainage of large retrogastric pancreatic pseudocysts and facilitates debridement of the necrotic pancreas...
  91. ncbi Therapeutic pancreatic endoscopy
    K Mergener
    Virginia Mason Medical Center, 1100 Ninth Avenue, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Endoscopy 35:48-54. 2003
    ....
  92. ncbi [Endoscopic treatment of pancreatitis and its complications]
    V Aguilera
    Servicio de Medicina Digestiva Hospital Universitario La Fe Valencia España
    Gastroenterol Hepatol 26:13-8. 2003
    ..To study the long- and short-term safety and efficacy of endoscopic treatment of pancreatitis and its complications in our environment...
  93. pmc Role of endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography in acute pancreatitis
    Karen R Canlas
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Duke University Medical Center, DUMC Box 3662, Durham, NC 27710, United States
    World J Gastroenterol 13:6314-20. 2007
    ....
  94. ncbi Clinical usefulness of a treatment algorithm for pancreatic pseudocysts
    Marc Barthet
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hopital Nord, Marseille, France
    Gastrointest Endosc 67:245-52. 2008
    ..Endoscopic procedures have become a first-line approach to the treatment of pancreatic pseudocysts...
  95. ncbi Management of childhood pancreatic disorders: a multidisciplinary approach
    Surender K Yachha
    Department of Gastroenterology, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh 226 014, India
    J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 36:206-12. 2003
    ..Data on therapeutic endoscopy and radiologic interventions for the management of childhood pancreatic disorders are relatively limited. This study focuses on the multidisciplinary approach to the management of pancreatitis in children...
  96. ncbi Motion--pancreatic endoscopy is useful for the pain of chronic pancreatitis: arguments for the motion
    Stanley M Branch
    Division of Gastroenterology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    Can J Gastroenterol 17:57-9. 2003
    ..This article describes the techniques, indications and results of endoscopic therapy of pancreatic lesions...
  97. ncbi [Acute abdominal pain in a Turkish patient after abdominal surgery. What has the surgeon overlooked?]
    Peter Stiefelhagen
    MMW Fortschr Med 146:10. 2004
  98. ncbi Pancreatic cancer initially presenting with a pseudocyst at the splenic flexure
    Eiji Inagi
    Department of Surgery, Sapporo Higashi Tokushukai Hospital, Sapporo, Japan
    Pathol Int 56:558-62. 2006
    ..The present case may be instructive in showing physicians that a pseudocyst may obscure the presence of pancreatic cancer...
  99. ncbi Pancreatic cyst associated with pancreas divisum treated by laparoscopy-assisted cystgastrostomy in the intragastric approach: a case report and a review of the literature
    Takeshi Matsutani
    Department of Surgery, Nippon Medical School, Tama Nagayama Hospital, Tokyo, Japan
    J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A 17:317-20. 2007
    ..A laparoscopy-assisted cystgastrostomy, using an intragastric surgical technique, offers a safe, less-invasive procedure for cyst drainage by the pancreas divisum...
  100. ncbi Two cases of pancreatic abscess associated with penetration to the gastrointestinal tract during treatment using endoscopic ultrasound-guided drainage
    Hidemichi Imamura
    Department of Internal Medicine 2, Fukushima Medical University School of Medicine, Japan
    Fukushima J Med Sci 53:39-49. 2007
    ..It is important to understand the courses of these cases for preparation of therapeutic strategies to treat pancreatic pseudocyst/abscess.
  101. ncbi [Therapeutic endoscopy in pancreas]
    Alfredo Güitrón-Cantú
    Departamento de Endoscopia Digestiva, Hospital de Especialidades No 71 Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social, Torreon, Coahuila
    Rev Gastroenterol Mex 70:121-32. 2005
    ..Methods that have not yet been established should be evaluated in carefully designed prospective trials...

Research Grants6

  1. GROWTH CONTROL OF NORMAL AND CIRRHOTIC HEPATOCYTES
    Kevin Behrns; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Identification of novel or differentially regulated hepatocyte growth control genes may provide information about altered growth control of cirrhotic hepatocytes. ..
  2. GROWTH CONTROL OF NORMAL AND CIRRHOTIC HEPATOCYTES
    Kevin Behrns; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..We will continue to seek counsel from our K08 mentors (Drs. David Brenner and Lola Reid) and use liberally the UNC Center for Gastrointestinal Biology and Disease for core facilities such as the Molecular Imaging Core. ..
  3. Evaluation of Biliary Strictures by IDUS, DIA, and FISH
    Michael Levy; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Significance: The study results have the potential to significantly improve the accurate diagnosis of biliary strictures. Earlier and more definitive diagnosis will translate into improved treatment options. ..
  4. GROWTH CONTROL OF NORMAL AND CIRRHOTIC HEPATOCYTES
    Kevin E Behrns; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..3) To determine if cirrhotic human hepatocytes are resistant to TGFbeta-induced apoptosis via mechanisms that are operative in a murine model. ..
  5. Biomarkers of COX-2 inhibitors in intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm (IPMN)
    Christian Schmidt; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  6. ENTERIC PHYSIOLOGY OF THE TRANSPLANTED GUT
    Michael Sarr; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This proposal will define important, novel neural mechanisms regulating motor and absorptive function in the denervated gut. Selected aspects have translational value to clinical gut transplantation. [unreadable] [unreadable]..