Indian Journal of Radiology and Imaging Indian Journal of Radiology and Imaging

ABDOMINAL IMAGING
Year
: 2003  |  Volume : 13  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 405--408

Leiomyosarcoma of pancreas: MR findings: A rare case report


AK Sharma, Siddhartha, P Sakhija 
 Department of Radiology and Imaging and Pathology, G.B.Superspeciality, Hospital and Maulana Azad Medical College (Delhi University), New Delhi-2, India

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A K Sharma
C10 Kendriya Vihar, Sector 51 Noida, 201307
India

Mesenchymal tumors represent 1% to 2% of pancreatic neoplasms. These unusual tumors arise from the connective, vascular and neuronal tissue in pancreas. They are classified according to their main histological component. In selected instances, cross sectional imaging can offer a specific diagnosis of histological type [1]. In present case we documented imaging findings in leiomyosarcoma arising from the head of pancreas in 28-year- old patient


How to cite this article:
Sharma A K, Siddhartha, Sakhija P. Leiomyosarcoma of pancreas: MR findings: A rare case report.Indian J Radiol Imaging 2003;13:405-408


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Sharma A K, Siddhartha, Sakhija P. Leiomyosarcoma of pancreas: MR findings: A rare case report. Indian J Radiol Imaging [serial online] 2003 [cited 2019 Oct 20 ];13:405-408
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