Pancreatic adenocarcinoma in the pregnant patient: case report and review of the literature.

@article{Blackbourne1997PancreaticAI,
  title={Pancreatic adenocarcinoma in the pregnant patient: case report and review of the literature.},
  author={Lorne H. Blackbourne and Rayford Scott Jones and Charles J. Catalano and Julia C. Iezzoni and Frederick J. Bourgeois},
  journal={Cancer},
  year={1997},
  volume={79 9},
  pages={1776-9}
}
BACKGROUND In this case report, the authors discuss the presentation and treatment of pancreatic adenocarcinoma in a pregnant woman. Pancreatic adenocarcinoma is extremely rare in the pregnant patient. Only three cases of pancreatic adenocarcinoma diagnosed antepartum have been reported. METHODS A case report and a review of the literature are reported. RESULTS The authors report a case of pancreatic adenocarcinoma in a pregnant woman at 17 weeks' gestation. Endoscopic retrograde… CONTINUE READING

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