Elvira Delgado

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A seventy-seven-year-old patient presented with skin metastasis from endometrial adenocarcinoma in a laparotomy scar, seven months after surgery. On reviewing current literature, it was clear that this was an unusual site for metastasis. We review the possible pathologic mechanism of this recurrence, its prognosis, and treatment.
Polycystic liver disease (PLD) is a hereditary disease inherited by autosomal dominant trait that occurs as a frequent extrarenal manifestation of autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease (ADPKD). We report a case of a 59-year-old woman diagnosed with ADPKD associated with PLD. End-stage chronic renal failure with a secondary Budd-Chiari syndrome(More)
Presentamos el caso de un varón de 51 años fumador de 60 paquetes-año y bebedor de 180 g de etanol al día durante 20 años, diagnosticado en 2011, en otro centro, de pancreatitis crónica con desarrollo de pseudoquistes pancreáticos. Paciente que ingresa en el servicio de neumología en noviembre de 2012 por cuadro de 7 días de evolución de disnea de moderados(More)
Ulcerative colitis is a chronic inflammatory bowel disease of unknown etiopathogenesis and increasing incidence in recent years. Perianal complications of ulcerative colitis are rare and seem to be associated with higher extent of inflammation and a more severe course of the disease. The cases of two male patients with severe corticoid-dependent ulcerative(More)
Acromegaly is a clinical syndrome caused by the excessive production of growth hormone. It is associated with high morbidity and significantly increased mortality, mainly due to cardiovascular and respiratory complications, and cancer. Mortality is reduced to that of the general population following successful treatment, in other words, when insulin-like(More)
Inflammatory pseudotumor (IPT) of the liver is a rare benign tumor of unknown origin, it has the appearance of a malignant tumor but has a benign histology and clinical course. We report a case of a 63-year-old man diagnosed of IPT of the liver and followed for 10 years. During the clinical course, he developed a secondary Budd-Chiari syndrome, with a(More)
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