Clonorchis Sinensis, a common liver fluke, is known to cause biliary disease and can present with a wide array of symptoms. It’s mostly found in Asian countries due to consumption of undercooked or raw fish. Although Cholangiocarcinoma is a known serious complication of this disease, Pancreatic neoplasms are rare and have seldom been reported. Here, we report a case of an 80-year-old man who presents with pancreatic adenocarcinoma associated with Clonorchis Sinensis infection
Uddin, Syed Mohammad Mazhar; Khan, Omair Ali; Tang, Wai Ming; Kaur, Avleen; Alhanshali, Lina; Farooqui, Arafat Ali; Maheshwari, Sanjay; Mehta, Akhil; Yunina, Daria; and Astashkevich, Maryia
"A case of concurrence of Clonorchis Sinensis and Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma- a diagnostic dilemma,"
Journal of Community Hospital Internal Medicine Perspectives: Vol. 13:
1, Article 10.
Available at: https://scholarlycommons.gbmc.org/jchimp/vol13/iss1/10