A case report of a patient with advanced acinar cell carcinoma of the pancreas: Long-term survival with regional, systemic and targeted therapy

Tumori 03/2013; 99(2):61e-4e. DOI: 10.1700/1283.14209
Source: PubMed


Acinar cell carcinoma of the pancreas is an uncommon malignancy for which there are no prospective, randomized data to guide therapy. We describe the clinical course and management of a patient with advanced pancreatic acinar cell carcinoma who is alive seven years after diagnosis using systemic and regional chemotherapies as well as molecularly targeted agents.

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