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    How can a pancreatic cyst be treated?

I am a 52 year old black male I had a pancreatic cyst to form in my left side, abdomen area in 2013 and it was for some reason connected with the bile duct, the cyst calcified like a cacoon so Dr I was seeing at unc referred me to vascular to have a tube placed to drain the cyst, because he said he could not do anything else he said he could operate but it would leave me having to wear a colosipy bag, so I have been wearing a placed tube in my side until feb. 2017 I went vascular for them to check tubing and the surgeon said he did not see anything else so he pulled the tube I want to know who would be a good referral the Dr I was seeing was a colon and rectal surgeon who else would you refer me to me to to monitor my situation
Mon, 19 Nov 2018
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Hi,

Best management with gastro intestine surgeon with radical cystectomy, bypass or another curative way to solve the issue.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Regards,
Dr. Purva Patel,
General & Family Physician
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