Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery

, Volume 20, Issue 12, pp 2100–2101 | Cite as

Cystic Lymphangioma of the Pancreas: a Rare Entity

  • Oscar SantesEmail author
  • Carlos Chan
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Lymphangioma Cystic Pancreas Pancreaticoduodenectomy 


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Author Contribution

All authors contributed equally to this work. Both authors wrote the paper, edited the images, discussed the case, and commented on the manuscript at all stages.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of SurgeryInstituto Nacional de Ciencias Médicas y Nutrición Salvador ZubiránMexico CityMexico

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