Cerebellar metastasis from pancreatic adenocarcinoma. A case report.

@article{Caricato2006CerebellarMF,
  title={Cerebellar metastasis from pancreatic adenocarcinoma. A case report.},
  author={Marco Caricato and Domenico Borzomati and Fabio Ausania and Andrea De Manzoni Garberini and Carla Rabitti and Giuseppe Tonini and R Coppola},
  journal={Pancreatology : official journal of the International Association of Pancreatology (IAP) ... [et al.]},
  year={2006},
  volume={6 4},
  pages={306-8}
}
The first discovery of a cerebellar metastasis of pancreatic carcinoma in a living patient is described. Two years earlier the patient had undergone a pancreaticoduodenectomy for an adenocarcinoma of the head of the pancreas with a lymph node metastasis. After complete surgical removal of the tumor, he underwent adjuvant chemoradiation. Two years later the patient presented with intractable vomiting, which was attributed to peritoneal carcinomatosis. Clinical evaluation revealed an intracranial… CONTINUE READING

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