Accession Number : AD1040326


Title :   A Rare Case of Periampullary Tumor


Descriptive Note : Conference Paper


Corporate Author : 59th Medical Wing San Antonio United States


Personal Author(s) : Johnson,Peter C ; Cho,Ryan ; Haeusler,Kelly A ; Cebe,Katherine M ; Paredes,Angelo H


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/1040326.pdf


Report Date : 13 Oct 2017


Pagination or Media Count : 5


Abstract : Gangliocytic paraganglioma is a rare tumor that can affect anywhere in the gastrointestinal tract, though most are frequently found in the second portion of the duodenum. They commonly present with abdominal pain, gastrointestinal bleeding, or rarely with obstructive jaundice. This is a case of an asymptomatic periampullary gangliocytic paraganglioma.


Descriptors :   neoplasms , GASTROINTESTINAL TRACT , CANCER SCREENING


Subject Categories : Medicine and Medical Research


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE