Double Hamoudi: A case report

Int J Surg Case Rep. 2012;3(2):70-3. doi: 10.1016/j.ijscr.2011.10.017. Epub 2011 Nov 10.


Introduction: Solid pseudopapillary neoplasms are rare pancreatic neoplasms with low malignant potential and favorable prognosis that are typically seen in young women.

Presentation of case: We report a case of two large solid pseudopapillary neoplasms in a 23-year old woman who was treated successfully with a total pancreatectomy.

Conclusion: To the best of our knowledge, this is the first report of two discrete solid pseudopapillary neoplasms in the same patient.

Keywords: Hamoudi tumor; Pancreas; Pancreatectomy; Solid pseudopapillary neoplasm.