Ampulla of Vater
Premalignant / noninvasive
Intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm (IPMN)


Topic Completed: 1 November 2012

Revised: 26 June 2019

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Hanni Gulwani, M.B.B.S.
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Definition / general
Cite this page: Gulwani H. Intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm (IPMN). PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/ampullaipmn.html. Accessed September 16th, 2019.
Definition / general
  • Analogous to tumor of pancreas
  • Often associated with invasive carcinoma (so examine thoroughly)
  • May recur and progress
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