Pancreas 2017 Jan;46(1):135-137
From the *Fuda Cancer Hospital, Jinan University School of Medicine, Guangzhou and †Department of General Surgery, The Second Hospital of Jilin University, Changchun, Jilin, China.
The purpose of this study was to investigate the safety and efficacy of irreversible electroporation (IRE) for the management of unresectable pancreatic vasoactive intestinal peptide tumor (VIPoma) in a 34-year-old male patient. The initial symptom was watery diarrhea, which could not be stopped by fasting. Laboratory tests revealed high vasoactive intestinal peptide (VIP) hormone levels, hypokalemia, and metabolic acidosis. Read More