Diabetes and Weight Loss Are Associated With Malignancies in Patients With Intraductal Papillary Mucinous Neoplasms.

Pergolini I., Jäger C., Safak O., Göß R., Novotny A., Ceyhan G., ...More

Clinical gastroenterology and hepatology : the official clinical practice journal of the American Gastroenterological Association, vol.19, pp.171-179, 2021 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier


BACKGROUND & AIMS: The role of diabetes in intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms (IPMNs) is not known. We investigated the prevalence of diabetes among patients with resected IPMNs and the association between diabetes, clinical and morphological features, and high-grade dysplasia or invasive cancer.