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Volume 5, Number 10, October 2014, pages 525-528

Acute Pancreatitis: First and Sole Manifestation of Small Cell Carcinoma of Lung


Figure 1.
Figure 1. T1-weighted image showing enlarged liver with innumerable nodules.
Figure 2.
Figure 2. Irregular mass-like density in the superior hilar aspect of right lower lobe. Mediastinal lymph nodes present.


Table 1. Acute Pancreatitis as Initial Manifestation of Small Cell Carcinoma of Lung
CaseAgeGenderChest radiography
Schmitt et al [4]58MaleLeft hilar lymphadenopathy & left upper lobe infiltrate
Chowhan et al [5]55FemaleLeft upper lobe collapse & mediastinal mass
Stewart et al [6]44MaleLeft lower lobe consolidation
Hall et al [7]67MaleLeft upper lobe and mediastinal mass
Noseda et al [8]58MaleLingula collapse
Evans et al [9]45FemaleMediastinal mass
Maclennan et al [10]56FemaleMediastinal mass
Huang et al [11]68FemaleLeft lower lobe mass
Tanaka et al [12]51FemaleLeft para-hilar mass
Hussain et al [13]53FemaleMediastinal mass
Leung et al [14]83FemaleBilateral lung nodules
Our case71FemaleRight lower lobe mass