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Year : 2013  |  Volume : 9  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 507-510

Solid pseudo-papillary tumor of pancreas: A rare case report and review of Indian literature

1 Department of Pathology, Cancer Institute (WIA), Adyar, Chennai, India
2 Department of Surgical Oncology, Cancer Institute (WIA), Adyar, Chennai, India

Correspondence Address:
Kanchan Murhekar
Department of Pathology, Cancer Institute (WIA), Adyar, Chennai
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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None

DOI: 10.4103/0973-1482.119364

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Solid pseudo-papillary tumor (SPT) of the pancreas is a rare pancreatic tumor, well known for its predilection for young women. As the tumor has favorable prognosis, differentiating it from other pancreatic tumors with aggressive behavior is necessary. We present a rare case of SPT and review the literature about SPT cases published from India.

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