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Focal autoimmune pancreatitis and chronic sclerosing sialadenitis mimicking pancreatic cancer and neck metastasis
Li Sun, Qiang Zhou, Su Yan, Ming Xiu, Rong-Li Piao, Yan-Hang Gao, Run-Ping Gao, Department of Hepatic-Biliary-Pancreatic Medicine, First Hospital, Jilin University, Changchun 130021, Jilin Province, China
David R Brigstock, Research Institute at Nationwide Children’s Hospital, Columbus, OH 43205, United States
David R Brigstock, Division of Pediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43205, United States
Author contributions: Sun L, Zhou Q, Yan S, Xiu M, Piao RL and Gao YH performed the experiments and analyzed data; Gao RP designed the study and wrote the manuscript; Brigstock DR co-ordinated the study and edited the manuscript.
Supported by National Natural Scientific Foundation, No. 81070370, and No. 81270544 to Gao RP; and National Institutes of Health, No. 5R01AA016003 to Brigstock DR
Correspondence to: Run-Ping Gao, Professor, Department of Hepatic-Biliary-Pancreatic Medicine, First Hospital, Jilin University, 71 Xinmin Avenue, Changchun 130021, Jilin Province, China. email@example.com
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Received: May 1, 2014
Revised: June 8, 2014
Accepted: July 11, 2014
Published online: December 14, 2014