Papillary neoplasias of the biliary tract

Vivian Resende, João Paulo Lemos da Silveira Santos, Rodrigo Vieira Gomes, Paula Vieira Teixeira Vidigal, Moisés Salgado Pedrosa
2014 Revista do Colégio Brasileiro de Cirurgiões  
The authors conducted a revisional study of intraepithelial papillary lesions of the bile ducts, characterized by being a kind of rare, intraductal growing cholangiocarcinoma. Articles published in the last 10 years were reviewed. The authors considered that the adenoma-carcinoma development is an important feature to warrant prophylactic measures through excisions. The histological type and biomolecular behavior may have relevance in the postoperative course of such lesions, which have a
more » ... which have a better prognosis when compared with other histological types.
doi:10.1590/0100-69912014006011 pmid:25742412 fatcat:vqamccmkmfggboltdtpgkqdoci