:: Volume 11, Issue 3 (7-2013) ::
Int J Radiat Res 2013, 11(3): 195-198 Back to browse issues page
Pancreatic adenocarcinoma in a patient with relapsed Hodgkin’s lymphoma
G. Yavas Dr. , M. Araz, C. Yavas, F. Baba, O. Ata
Selcuk University, Selcuklu Faculty of Medicine, Department of Radiation Oncology, Konya, Turkey
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After curative treatment of Hodgkin’s lymphoma, increased risk of certain solid tumors has been reported. To best of our knowledge this is the first report of metachronous pancreatic adenocarcinoma which developed outside the previous radiation field in a patient with relapse Hodgkin’s lymphoma. Herein we present an 81-year-old female who developed pancreatic adenocarcinoma four years after the curative treatment of Hodgkin’s lymphoma.

Keywords: Hodgkin’s disease, Metachronous, Pancreas adenocarcinoma, Radiotherapy.
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Type of Study: Case Report | Subject: Radiation Oncology

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