An autopsy case of granulocyte-colony-stimulating-factor-producing extrahepatic bile duct carcinoma.

@article{Matsuyama2008AnAC,
  title={An autopsy case of granulocyte-colony-stimulating-factor-producing extrahepatic bile duct carcinoma.},
  author={Satoru Matsuyama and Tomonori Shimonishi and Hirofumi Yoshimura and Kensaku Higaki and Kenji Nasu and Mariko Toyooka and Shigehisa Aoki and Keiko Watanabe and Hajime Sugihara},
  journal={World journal of gastroenterology},
  year={2008},
  volume={14 18},
  pages={2924-7}
}
A 79-year-old man was referred to this department due to the presence of extrahepatic bile duct carcinoma with a tumor at the left chest wall. The lesion was suspected to be a metastasis of bile duct carcinoma to the left wall, however, computed tomography (CT) revealed no regional lymph node or liver metastases. In addition, cytological and pathological examinations did not show malignancy. At the time of admission, the white blood cell count was 21460 cells/muL (neutrophils, 18240 cells/muL… CONTINUE READING