Carcinosarcoma of the liver producing granulocyte-colony stimulating factor.

@article{Aita2006CarcinosarcomaOT,
  title={Carcinosarcoma of the liver producing granulocyte-colony stimulating factor.},
  author={Kumi Aita and Kunihiko Seki},
  journal={Pathology international},
  year={2006},
  volume={56 7},
  pages={413-9}
}
An autopsy case of carcinosarcoma of the liver producing granulocyte-colony stimulating factor (G-CSF) is reported. The patient, a 74-year-old Japanese man, presented with multiple liver masses. His serum G-CSF was elevated to 286 pg/mL and a marked leukocytosis of 19 100/microL was observed. The patient had a rapidly aggravated clinical course and died 57 days after admission. Autopsy revealed a liver carcinosarcoma composed both of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) and sarcomatous elements… CONTINUE READING
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