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Symptoms:
  • Jaundice
  • Abdominal pain
  • Weight Loss

IPMN's are usually found in older individuals in their 70's-80's. Some patients may experience symptoms that include: abdominal pain, light stool, weight loss, jaundice, diabetes, and chronic pancreatitis. There may be some hereditary link predisposing some individuals to IPMN's because there has been a documented a correlation with the diagnosis of IPMN's and the presence of malignancies in other organs.

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