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Solid Pseudopapillary Neoplasm of the Pancreas: A Rare and Unexpected Finding
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  • Joana Rita Carvalho,
  • Emanuel Vigia,
  • Marta Patita,
  • Pedro Marques,
  • António Figueiredo,
  • Catarina Vieira
Joana Rita Carvalho
Centro Hospitalar Barreiro Montijo EPE

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Emanuel Vigia
Curry Cabral Hospital
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Marta Patita
Hospital Garcia de Orta EPE
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Pedro Marques
Hospital Garcia de Orta EPE
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António Figueiredo
Curry Cabral Hospital
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Catarina Vieira
Barreiro Montijo Hospital Centre
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Solid Pseudopapilary Neoplasm (SPN) are rare tumors usually appearing in young females. Presentations beyond 40 are rare. We describe the case of a 52 years old patient with persistent abdominal pain diagnosed with an SPN of the uncinated pancreatic process. The diagnostic between SPN and neuroendocrine tumor (NET) was challenging.
08 Jan 2023Submitted to Clinical Case Reports
17 Jan 2023Assigned to Editor
17 Jan 2023Submission Checks Completed
20 Jan 2023Reviewer(s) Assigned
04 Mar 2023Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending
05 May 2023Editorial Decision: Revise Minor