Pancreatic Metastasis from Mixed Adenoneuroendocrine Carcinoma of the Uterine Cervix: A Case Report (Englisch)

In: Case Reports in Oncology   ;  6 ,  2  ;  256-262  ;  2013
  • ISSN:
  • Aufsatz (Zeitschrift)  /  Elektronische Ressource

Wie erhalte ich diesen Titel?

Freier Zugriff


Metastatic cancers of the pancreas are rare, accounting for approximately 2-4% of all pancreatic malignancies. Renal cell carcinoma is the most common solid tumor that metastasizes to the pancreas. Here, we present a case of uterine cervical carcinoma metastasizing to the pancreas and review the literature regarding this rare event. A 44-year-old woman with a uterine cervical tumor had undergone radical hysterectomy and had been diagnosed pathologically with stage Ib mixed adenoneuroendocrine carcinoma in 2004. She underwent concurrent radiotherapy and chemotherapy postoperatively. Pulmonary metastases subsequently appeared in 2008 and 2011, and she underwent complete resection of the lung tumors by video-assisted thoracic surgery. Although she was followed up without any treatment and with no other recurrences, positron emission tomography revealed an area of abnormal uptake within the pancreatic body in 2012. Enhanced computed tomography demonstrated a 20-mm lesion in the pancreatic body and upstream pancreatic duct dilatation. Endoscopic ultrasonography-guided fine needle aspiration was performed and pathological examination suggested neuroendocrine carcinoma (NEC). On the basis of these results and the patient's oncological background, lesions in the pancreatic body were diagnosed as secondary metastasis from the cervical carcinoma that had been treated 8 years earlier. No other distant metastases were visualized, and the patient subsequently underwent middle pancreatectomy. Pathological examination showed NEC consistent with pancreatic metastasis from the uterine cervical carcinoma. The patient has survived 7 months since the middle pancreatectomy without any signs of local recurrence or other metastatic lesions.

Copyright © 2013 S. Karger AG, Basel

Inhaltsverzeichnis – Band 6, Ausgabe 2

Zeige alle Jahrgänge und Ausgaben

Die Inhaltsverzeichnisse werden automatisch erzeugt und basieren auf den im Index des TIB-Portals verfügbaren Einzelnachweisen der enthaltenen Beiträge. Die Anzeige der Inhaltsverzeichnisse kann daher unvollständig oder lückenhaft sein.

Asphyxiation with a Fentanyl Patch
Mansfield, Aaron S. / Jatoi, Aminah | 2013
Matrix-Producing Carcinoma of the Breast: A Case Report
Rossi, Lorenzo / Paglicci, Carlo / Caprio, Giuliana / Barberi, Simona / Ranieri, Ersilia / Zancla, Serena / Rengo, Mario / Pagni, Paola | 2013
Postradiation Osteosarcoma in an Older Prostate Cancer Survivor: Case Study and Literature Review with Emphasis on Geriatric Principles
Gumber, Divya / Rodin, Miriam / Wildes, Tanya M. | 2013
Pancreatic Metastasis from Mixed Adenoneuroendocrine Carcinoma of the Uterine Cervix: A Case Report
Nishimura, Chihiro / Naoe, Hideaki / Hashigo, Shunpei / Tsutsumi, Hideharu / Ishii, Shotaro / Konoe, Takeyasu / Watanabe, Takehisa / Shono, Takashi / Sakurai, Kouichi / Takaishi, Kiyomi et al. | 2013
Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor Mutation in a Patient with Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Lung: Who Should Be Tested?
Schwitter, Michael / Rodriguez, Regulo / Schneider, Tino / Kluckert, Thomas / Brutsche, Martin / Früh, Martin | 2013
Spontaneous Remission of Epstein-Barr Virus-Positive Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma of the Elderly
Mizuno / Ishigaki / Nakajima / Matsue / Fukushima / Minato / Nojima / Atsushi, Saito / Ishigami / Atsumi et al. | 2013
Chemotherapy for Liver Metastasis Originating from Colorectal Cancer with Portal Vein Tumor Thrombosis: A Case Report
Kawasaki, Atsushi / Mimatsu, Kenji / Oida, Takatsugu / Kano, Hisao / Kuboi, Youichi / Fukino, Nobutada / Kida, Kazutoshi / Amano, Sadao | 2013
Tracheal Adenocarcinoma Treated with Adjuvant Radiation: A Case Report and Literature Review
Chowdhury, Qamruzzaman / Rahman, Md. Arifur / Sultana, Latifa / Islam, M. Anwarul / Chowdhury, Golam Mohiuddin Akbar | 2013
Treatment with Ipilimumab: A Case Report of Complete Response in a Metastatic Malignant Melanoma Patient
Addeo, Alfredo / Rinaldi, Ciro Roberto | 2013
Voltage-Gated Potassium Channel Antibody Paraneoplastic Limbic Encephalitis Associated with Acute Myeloid Leukemia
Alcantara, Marion / Bennani, Omar / Verdure, Pierre / Leprêtre, Stéphane / Tilly, Hervé / Jardin, Fabrice | 2013
An Unusual Location of Extraosseous Ewing's Sarcoma
Geens, Lisanne / Van Robays, Johan / Geert, Verswijvel / Van der Speeten, Kurt | 2013
The Role of Radical Surgery in the Management of Acquired Uterine Arteriovenous Malformation
Moulder, Janelle K. / Garrett, Leslie A. / Salazar, Gloria M. / Goodman, Annekathryn | 2013
Association of Oesophageal Varices and Splanchnic Vein Thromboses in Patients with JAK2-Positive Myeloproliferative Neoplasms: Presentation of Two Cases and Data from a Retrospective Analysis
Link, Cornelia S. / Platzbecker, Uwe / Kroschinsky, Frank / Pannach, Sven / Thiede, Christian / Platzek, Ivan / Ehninger, Gerhard / Schuler, Markus K. | 2013
EML4-ALK-Positive Pulmonary Adenocarcinoma with an Unusual Metastatic Pattern: A Case Report
Diem, Stefan / Früh, Martin / Rodriguez, Regulo / Liechti, Peter / Rothermundt, Christian | 2013
Radiation-Induced Esophagitis Exacerbated by Everolimus
Miura, Yuji / Suyama, Koichi / Shimomura, Akihiko / Miyakawa, Jimpei / Kobayashi, Hiroki / Uki, Akiyoshi / Okaneya, Toshikazu / Takano, Toshimi | 2013
Metastatic Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer: Two Case Reports of Dramatic Response with Abiraterone Acetate in Patients Heavily Pretreated with Chemotherapy
Dupuy, Laura / Long, Jérôme / Ranchoup, Yves | 2013
Pulmonary Embolism in a Patient with Primary Renal Synovial Sarcoma: The Important Differential Diagnosis of Tumor Embolism and Its Therapeutic Implications
Schmid, Sabine / Öhlschlegel, Christian / Nagel, Wolfgang / Zeisel, Christoph / Müller, Joachim / Rothermundt, Christian | 2013
Are 5-7 Days of Folic Acid Supplementation Necessary prior to Pemetrexed? Observations from a Case Series
Griffin, Benjamin R. / Stephens, Elisabeth K. / Jatoi, Aminah | 2013
The Role of Galectin-3 as a Marker of Cancer and Inflammation in a Stage IV Ovarian Cancer Patient with Underlying Pro-Inflammatory Comorbidities
Eliaz, Isaac | 2013
Management of Multicentric Myopericytoma in the Maxillofacial Region: A Case Report
Wu, Fanglong / Sun, Jun / Dong, Jiazeng / Wang, Xiaoyi / Gao, Qinghong | 2013
Primary Alveolar Soft Part Sarcoma of the Scapula
Yavuz, Alpaslan / Göya, Cemil / Bora, Aydın / Beyazal, Mehmet | 2013
Usefulness of 320-Row Area Detector Computed Tomography for the Diagnosis of Cystic Falx Meningioma
Tabuchi, Sadaharu / Nakajima, Sadao | 2013
Breast Osteosarcoma 29 Years after Radiation Therapy for Epithelial Breast Cancer
Nwankwo, Nwabundo / Barbaryan, Aram / Ali, Alaa M. / Hussain, Nasir / Saba, Raya / Prueksaritanond, Suartcha / Mirrakhimov, Aibek E. / Zdunek, Teresita / Bucher, Nora | 2013
Aggressive Angiomyxoma with Diffusion-Weighted Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Dynamic Contrast Enhancement: A Case Report and Review of the Literature
Brunelle / Bertucci / Chetaille / Lelong / Piana / Sarran | 2013
A Case of Panitumumab-Responsive Metastatic Rectal Cancer Initially Refractory to Cetuximab
Kasagi, Yuta / Oki, Eiji / Ando, Koji / Kimura, Yasue / Ikegami, Toru / Saeki, Hiroshi / Morita, Masaru / Kusumoto, Tetsuya / Maehara, Yoshihiko | 2013
High-Grade Glioma: Refined Diagnostics Steering Stratified Therapy
Uhl, Martin / Hau, Peter | 2013
Pleuropulmonary and Lymph Node Progression after Docetaxel - Benefits from Treatment with Cabazitaxel in Metastatic Prostate Cancer
Segura Huerta, Angel / Reche Santos, Encarnación / Bruixola Campos, Gema / Salvador Coloma, Carmen / Niño Gómez, Oscar | 2013
Severe Acute Rhabdomyolysis Induced by Multi-Agent Chemotherapy for Alveolar Rhabdomyosarcoma in a 15-Year-Old Female: A Case Report
Matsuzaki, Hiroshi / Koga, Yuhki / Suminoe, Aiko / Oba, Utako / Takimoto, Tomohito / Hara, Toshiro | 2013
Posttraumatic Glioma: Report of a Case
Spallone, Aldo / Izzo, Chiara / Orlandi, Augusto | 2013
Aspergillosis in a Patient Receiving Temozolomide for the Treatment of Glioblastoma
Munhoz, Rodrigo Ramella / Picarelli, Andrea Arvai Pereira / Mitteldorf, Cristina Aparecida Troques / Feher, Olavo | 2013
Skull Base Clear Cell Carcinoma, Metastasis of Renal Primary Tumor: A Case Report and Literature Review
Sepúlveda, Ilson / Platin, Enrique / Klaassen, Rodrigo / Spencer, M. Loreto / García, Cesar / Alarcón, Ricardo / Ulloa, David | 2013
Total Reconstruction of the Afferent Loop for Treatment of Radiation-Induced Afferent Loop Obstruction with Segmental Involvement after Pancreaticoduodenectomy with Roux-en-Y Reconstruction
Blouhos, Konstantinos / Boulas, Konstantinos A. / Salpigktidis, Ilias I. / Konstantinidou, Anna / Ioannidis, Konstantinos / Hatzigeorgiadis, Anestis | 2013
Disease Flare after Discontinuation of Crizotinib in Anaplastic Lymphoma Kinase-Positive Lung Cancer
Kuriyama, Yuka / Kim, Young Hak / Nagai, Hiroki / Ozasa, Hiroaki / Sakamori, Yuichi / Mishima, Michiaki | 2013
Bevacizumab is Effective for Recurrent Papillary Tumor of the Pineal Region: First Report
Cohen, Adam L. / Salzman, Karen / Palmer, Cheryl / Jensen, Randy / Colman, Howard | 2013
Prolonged Clinical Benefit of Everolimus Therapy in the Management of High-Grade Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Carcinoma
Fonseca, Paula J. / Uriol, Esther / Galván, José A. / Álvarez, Carlos / Pérez, Quionia / Villanueva, Noemi / Berros, José P. / Izquierdo, Marta / Viéitez, José M. | 2013