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Journal of Tumor Research

  • Case Report   
  • Tumor Res 2017, Vol 3(2): 2

A Case of Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma with Unique Clinical and Unusual Pathological Features

Hala Kfoury*
King Saud University Medical City, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
*Corresponding Author : Hala Kfoury, King Saud University Medical City, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, Tel: +00966504127781, Email: [email protected]

Received Date: Mar 01, 2017 / Accepted Date: Apr 04, 2017 / Published Date: Apr 12, 2017

Abstract

Pancreatic adenocarcinoma is a form of cancer with ominous prognosis which occurs particularly among men above 50 years old with genetic predisposition and environmental and lifestyle risk factors. The incidence is low in patients less than 50 years old. We report a case of a 35 year old male, who was admitted to our hospital complaining of difficulty in breathing, and was found to have a mediastinal mass, a right subscapular mass, a duodenal polyp, a thickening of the roof of the right orbit. Immunostains of the right subscapular mass showed positivity for CK19, CK7 and focal positivity for B-HCG and alpha fetoprotein

Keywords: Pancreatic adenocarcinoma; Clinical presentation; Pathological features

Citation: Kfoury H (2017) A Case of Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma with Unique Clinical and Unusual Pathological Features. Tumor Res 3: 120.

Copyright: ©2017 Kfoury H. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.

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