Simultaneous hepatocyte paraffin-1-positive α-fetoprotein-producing gastric adenocarcinoma and gastric mucosal-associated lymphoid tissue.

@article{Terada2012SimultaneousHP,
  title={Simultaneous hepatocyte paraffin-1-positive α-fetoprotein-producing gastric adenocarcinoma and gastric mucosal-associated lymphoid tissue.},
  author={Toshimasa Terada},
  journal={Annals of diagnostic pathology},
  year={2012},
  volume={16 2},
  pages={
          152-6
        }
}
An 85-year-old Japanese woman was admitted to our hospital because of abdominal fullness. Computed tomography revealed multiple nodules in the liver; the interpretation was metastatic carcinoma. Serum laboratory test revealed extremely elevated α-fetoprotein (AFP) (8820 ng/mL; normal, <10 ng/mL). Upper and lower gastrointestinal endoscopy was performed and identified a large type-2 advanced gastric carcinoma and mucosal irregularity of the antrum. Biopsies were performed. The gastric carcinoma… CONTINUE READING
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