Primary Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Pancreas: a Case Report and Literature Review
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Primary squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) is a rare nonendocrine pancreatic tumor that carries a poor prognosis. We present a case of SCC of the pancreas with liver metastasis confirmed by endoscopic ultrasound-guided fine needle aspiration (EUS-FNA).
squamous cell carcinoma
upper gastrointestinal endoscopy
endoscopic ultrasound-guided fine needle aspiration
Article guarantor: Alajlan BA
Acquisition of data: Alajlan BA, Kushnir VM, and Bernadt CT
Analysis and interpretation of data: Alajlan BA, Kushnir VM, and Bernadt CT
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Critical revision of the manuscript for important intellectual content: Alajlan BA, Kushnir VM, and Bernadt CT
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Study supervision: Alajlan BA and Kushnir VM
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