Intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm (IPMN)
Intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm (IPMN) are benign tumors of the pancreatic duct cells. IPMN produces mucus and can form cysts. They can progress to pancreatic cancer.
Elta, Grace H MD, FACG1; Enestvedt, Brintha K MD, MBA2; Sauer, Bryan G MD, MSc, FACG (GRADE Methodologist)3; Lennon, Anne Marie MD, PhD, FACG4 ACG Clinical Guideline: Diagnosis and Management of Pancreatic Cysts, American Journal of Gastroenterology: April 2018 – Volume 113 – Issue 4 – p 464-479 doi: 10.1038/ajg.2018.14