ampulla of Vater


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ampulla of Vater

[am′pu̇l·ə əv ′fät·ər]
(anatomy)
Dilation at the junction of the bile and pancreatic ducts and the duodenum in humans. Also known as papilla of Vater.
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We used the site-specific code "241" to identify neoplasms of the ampulla of Vater.
From 1973-2006, a total of 6081 malignant neoplasms of the ampulla of Vater were recorded in SEER.
Ectopic glandular tissue at the ampulla of Vater has been previously documented, more commonly of pancreatic origin (3).
Ectopic pancreas in the ampulla of vater with obstructive jaundice.
This protocol applies to well-differentiated neuroendocrine neoplasms (carcinoid tumors) of the small intestine and ampulla of Vater.
Protocol for the examination of specimens from patients with carcinoma of the ampulla of Vater.
The most common symptom in carcinoids of the ampulla of Vater is jaundice (53.
Overall incidence rates from 1973 through 2005 for cancers of the pancreas, gallbladder, EHBD, and ampulla of Vater were 11.
Tumors of the Gallbladder, Extrahepatic Bile Ducts, and Ampulla of Vater By Jorge Albores-Saavedra, Donald Earl Henson, and David S.
The duodenum was opened to reveal a dilated ampulla of Vater, measuring 1.
Carcinomas of the extrahepatic bile ducts (EHBD), ampulla of Vater, gallbladder, and pancreas were obtained from the surgical pathology files of the University of Massachusetts Medical Center from 1990 through 1998.