A case of biliary cystadenocarcinoma with malignant seeding of the tract after percutaneous catheter drainage.

@article{Yuefeng2012ACO,
  title={A case of biliary cystadenocarcinoma with malignant seeding of the tract after percutaneous catheter drainage.},
  author={Ma Yuefeng and Fu Weili and Lan Jing and Tan Wenxiang and Liu Tianqing and Wang Liming},
  journal={The Turkish journal of gastroenterology : the official journal of Turkish Society of Gastroenterology},
  year={2012},
  volume={23 6},
  pages={
          795-8
        }
}
Biliary cystadenocarcinoma is rare tumor that originates from the hepatobiliary epithelium, and its clinical diagnosis is difficult during the preoperative course. A 65-year-old woman with biliary cystadenocarcinoma was misdiagnosed as hepatic abscess and underwent ultrasonography-guided percutaneous catheter drainage. Ten months later, the patient was re-admitted to our department with a mucin-producing cauliflower-like mass measuring 10x10x5 cm³ at the site of puncture. Tumor seeding through… CONTINUE READING
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