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Pancreatic Ductal Carcinoma
Tara A. Morgan, MD
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KEY FACTS

  • Terminology

    • Imaging

      • Top Differential Diagnoses

        • Clinical Issues

          • Diagnostic Checklist

            TERMINOLOGY

            • Synonyms

              • Pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma, pancreatic cancer
            • Definitions

              • Solid epithelial neoplasm from ductal exocrine pancreas

            IMAGING

            • General Features

              • Ultrasonographic Findings

                • Radiographic Findings

                  • CT Findings

                    • MR Findings

                      • Imaging Recommendations

                        DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                          PATHOLOGY

                          • General Features

                            • Staging, Grading, & Classification

                              • Microscopic Features

                                CLINICAL ISSUES

                                • Presentation

                                  • Demographics

                                    • Natural History & Prognosis

                                      • Treatment

                                        DIAGNOSTIC CHECKLIST

                                        • Consider

                                          • Image Interpretation Pearls

                                            • Reporting Tips

                                              Selected References

                                              1. Abdellatif TE et al: Endoscopic ultrasonography is a promising tool for preoperative prediction of the operability of pancreatic carcinoma. J Gastrointest Cancer. ePub, 2021
                                              2. Burkhardt C et al: Ultrasound time-harmonic elastography of the pancreas: reference values and clinical feasibility. Invest Radiol. 55(5):270-6, 2020
                                              3. Xu J et al: Comparison between B-mode ultrasonography and contrast-enhanced ultrasonography for the surveillance of early stage pancreatic cancer: a retrospective study. J Gastrointest Oncol. 11(5):1090-7, 2020
                                              4. Kitano M et al: Impact of endoscopic ultrasonography on diagnosis of pancreatic cancer. J Gastroenterol. 54(1):19-32, 2019
                                              5. Ashida R et al: The role of transabdominal ultrasound in the diagnosis of early stage pancreatic cancer: review and single-center experience. Diagnostics (Basel). 9(1), 2018
                                              6. Zaro R et al: Evaluation of the pancreatic tumors by transabdominal shear wave elastography: preliminary results of a pilot study. Med Ultrason. 20(3):285-91, 2018
                                              7. Al-Hawary MM et al: Pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma radiology reporting template: consensus statement of the Society of Abdominal Radiology and the American Pancreatic Association. Radiology. 270(1):248-60, 2014
                                              8. Tol JA et al: Definition of a standard lymphadenectomy in surgery for pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma: a consensus statement by the International Study Group on Pancreatic Surgery (ISGPS). Surgery. 156(3):591-600, 2014
                                              9. Cho HW et al: Pancreatic tumors: emphasis on CT findings and pathologic classification. Korean J Radiol. 12(6):731-9, 2011
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                                              KEY FACTS

                                              • Terminology

                                                • Imaging

                                                  • Top Differential Diagnoses

                                                    • Clinical Issues

                                                      • Diagnostic Checklist

                                                        TERMINOLOGY

                                                        • Synonyms

                                                          • Pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma, pancreatic cancer
                                                        • Definitions

                                                          • Solid epithelial neoplasm from ductal exocrine pancreas

                                                        IMAGING

                                                        • General Features

                                                          • Ultrasonographic Findings

                                                            • Radiographic Findings

                                                              • CT Findings

                                                                • MR Findings

                                                                  • Imaging Recommendations

                                                                    DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                                                                      PATHOLOGY

                                                                      • General Features

                                                                        • Staging, Grading, & Classification

                                                                          • Microscopic Features

                                                                            CLINICAL ISSUES

                                                                            • Presentation

                                                                              • Demographics

                                                                                • Natural History & Prognosis

                                                                                  • Treatment

                                                                                    DIAGNOSTIC CHECKLIST

                                                                                    • Consider

                                                                                      • Image Interpretation Pearls

                                                                                        • Reporting Tips

                                                                                          Selected References

                                                                                          1. Abdellatif TE et al: Endoscopic ultrasonography is a promising tool for preoperative prediction of the operability of pancreatic carcinoma. J Gastrointest Cancer. ePub, 2021
                                                                                          2. Burkhardt C et al: Ultrasound time-harmonic elastography of the pancreas: reference values and clinical feasibility. Invest Radiol. 55(5):270-6, 2020
                                                                                          3. Xu J et al: Comparison between B-mode ultrasonography and contrast-enhanced ultrasonography for the surveillance of early stage pancreatic cancer: a retrospective study. J Gastrointest Oncol. 11(5):1090-7, 2020
                                                                                          4. Kitano M et al: Impact of endoscopic ultrasonography on diagnosis of pancreatic cancer. J Gastroenterol. 54(1):19-32, 2019
                                                                                          5. Ashida R et al: The role of transabdominal ultrasound in the diagnosis of early stage pancreatic cancer: review and single-center experience. Diagnostics (Basel). 9(1), 2018
                                                                                          6. Zaro R et al: Evaluation of the pancreatic tumors by transabdominal shear wave elastography: preliminary results of a pilot study. Med Ultrason. 20(3):285-91, 2018
                                                                                          7. Al-Hawary MM et al: Pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma radiology reporting template: consensus statement of the Society of Abdominal Radiology and the American Pancreatic Association. Radiology. 270(1):248-60, 2014
                                                                                          8. Tol JA et al: Definition of a standard lymphadenectomy in surgery for pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma: a consensus statement by the International Study Group on Pancreatic Surgery (ISGPS). Surgery. 156(3):591-600, 2014
                                                                                          9. Cho HW et al: Pancreatic tumors: emphasis on CT findings and pathologic classification. Korean J Radiol. 12(6):731-9, 2011