Ann Transl Med 2021 Feb;9(3):272
Division of Hepatobiliary and Pancreatic Surgery, Department of Surgery, First Affiliated Hospital, School of Medicine, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China.
Heterotopic pancreas (HP) is a developmental anomaly defined as aberrantly located pancreatic tissue with no anatomical, vascular, or neural connection to the pancreas. Bowel intussusception and gastrointestinal bleeding caused by isolated HP is extremely rare. This study explores the clinical, radiographical, pathologic, and treatment features of four patients with intussusception caused by incidental HP, with the aim of providing important insight into the diagnosis and management of these patients. Read More