"Ampulla of Vater" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A dilation of the duodenal papilla that is the opening of the juncture of the COMMON BILE DUCT and the MAIN PANCREATIC DUCT, also known as the hepatopancreatic ampulla.
|Ampulla of Vater
- Ampulla of Vater
- Vater Ampulla
- Hepatopancreatic Ampulla
- Ampulla, Hepatopancreatic
- Ampullas, Hepatopancreatic
- Hepatopancreatic Ampullas
- Vater's Ampulla
- Ampulla, Vater's
- Vaters Ampulla
Duodenal Papilla, Major
- Duodenal Papilla, Major
- Major Duodenal Papilla
- Greater Duodenal Papilla
- Duodenal Papilla, Greater
- Duodenal Papillas, Greater
- Greater Duodenal Papillas
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Ampulla of Vater" by people in Profiles.
Morphology of the major papilla predicts ERCP procedural outcomes and adverse events. Surg Endosc. 2021 12; 35(12):6455-6465.
Ampullary Gangliocytic Paraganglioma with Lymph Node Metastasis. Am Surg. 2015 Nov; 81(11):E359-60.
Reverse guidewire anchoring of the papilla for difficult cannulation due to a periampullary diverticulum. Gastrointest Endosc. 2015 Nov; 82(5):957.
Carcinoid of ampulla of Vater. Indian J Cancer. 2007 Apr-Jun; 44(2):90-2.
Predictors of outcome in pancreatic duct disruption managed by endoscopic transpapillary stent placement. Gastrointest Endosc. 2005 Apr; 61(4):568-75.
Factors predictive of malignancy and endoscopic resectability in ampullary neoplasia. Am J Gastroenterol. 2004 Dec; 99(12):2335-9.
Eosinophilic gastroenteritis masquerading as ampullary adenoma. J Clin Gastroenterol. 2002 Mar; 34(3):240-2.
Duodenal somatostatinoma presenting with complete somatostatinoma syndrome. J Clin Gastroenterol. 2001 Nov-Dec; 33(5):415-7.
Trends in indications and outcomes in the Whipple procedure over a 40-year period. Am Surg. 1999 Sep; 65(9):889-93.
Endoscopic ultrasound, ampullary tumors, and minimally invasive therapy: a cost-saving combination? Am J Gastroenterol. 1998 Jun; 93(6):1009-10.