Severe panniculitis and polyarthritis caused by acinar cell carcinoma arising from an ectopic pancreas.
BMJ Case Rep 2017 Nov 21;2017. Epub 2017 Nov 21.
Department of Pathology, Cliniques Universitaires Saint-Luc, Bruxelles, Belgium.
The pancreatitis, panniculitis and polyarthritis (PPP) syndrome is a rare condition caused by pancreatic diseases, such as acute or chronic pancreatitis or pancreatic carcinoma. We report the first case of PPP syndrome caused by metastatic acinar cell carcinoma from an ectopic pancreas. The symptoms were successfully managed by the treatment of the metastatic carcinoma. Read More