Malignant transformation and overall survival of morphological subtypes of intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms of the pancreas: A network meta-analysis

Published: 11 August 2015
Author(s): Xiaolong Qi, Xin Zhao, Junlei Su, Mingxin Xu, Weifeng Zhang, Hui Sheng, Zhiwei Li, Jiping Wang
Section: Original Article

Emerging evidence suggests the predictive role of morphological subtypes (gastric, intestinal, pancreatobiliary, and oncocytic) of intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasms (IPMNs) in malignant transformation and overall survival. But results of these studies are currently discordant.