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What procedure is usual cyst on the pancreatic head.

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What procedure is usual for a cyst on the pancreatic head. Patient is 16. Also has pocket of fluid next to his appendix.
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 2 years ago.
Is he for sure going to have surgery?
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 2 years ago.
Or are they possibly going to watch it?
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 2 years ago.
Most likely they will just monitor this over time.
cysts are benign