Acinar Cell Carcinoma of Pancreas: a Case Report and Review of Literature
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Acinar cells are the predominant cells of the pancreas but malignant transformation is rare with acinar cell carcinoma (ACC) accounting for 1–2% of all pancreatic neoplasms in adults and about 15% in the paediatric population . Although grouped under exocrine neoplasms of the pancreas, ACCs have distinct clinical, morphological and pathological characteristics . We report a case of ACC of pancreas in a 57-year-old gentleman who presented with a lesion in the tail of pancreas with liver metastasis. The management and brief review of literature is presented.
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