Hormone producing pancreatic islet cell carcinoma: changing clinical presentation.

Abstract

A patient with pancreatic islet cell carcinoma demonstrated spontaneous remission and recurrence of hyperinsulinism and disappearance of elevated plasma motilin levels. Despite evidence for gastrin production by the tumor initially, the Zollinger-Ellison syndrome was not diagnosed until three years after initial presentation. Diarrhea and steatorrhea could… (More)

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@article{Broor1979HormonePP, title={Hormone producing pancreatic islet cell carcinoma: changing clinical presentation.}, author={Shobha Broor and Karin Soergel and John C. Garancis and S. D. Wilson}, journal={The American journal of the medical sciences}, year={1979}, volume={278 3}, pages={229-33} }