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Department of Pathology, Obihiro-Kosei General Hospital, Obihiro, Japan.
Curr Urol Rep 2007 May;8(3):181-2
University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Department of Urology, Miami, FL 33136, USA.
Exp Clin Transplant 2015 Nov;13 Suppl 3:74-6
From the Department of General Surgery, Baskent University School of Medicine, Istanbul, Turkey.
To minimize the recurrence of a previously treated neoplasm in organ recipients, a period of 2 to 5 years without recurrence is advocated for most malignancies. However, prostate cancer is different because of its biological properties, diagnosis, and treatment. Most prostate cancers are detected at a low stage and demonstrate slow growth after detection. Read More
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Department of Internal Medicine, La Paz Hospital, Universidad Autónoma, Madrid, Spain.
We report a case of systemic polyarteritis nodosa (PAN) leading to the discovery of an as yet asymptomatic, surgically curable gastric adenocarcinoma. PAN is rarely associated with malignancies and in such cases these are more often malignant haematological diseases than solid neoplasms. The immunopathological findings, the temporal relationship between both conditions, and the spontaneous resolution of vasculitis after tumour removal suggest a paraneoplastic origin of the systemic angitis. Read More