Acute inflammatory syndrome and intrahepatic cholestasis caused by an interleukin-6-producing pheochromocytoma with pregnancy.

Ryoko Nagaishi, Yuko Akehi, Kenji Ashida, Kazuna Higuchi-Tubouchi, Hiroshi Yokoyama, Takeshi Nojiri, Mikiko Aoki, Keizo Anzai, Kazuki Nabeshima, Masatoshi Tanaka, Junko Ono, Toshihiko Yanase

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We herein describe the case of a 30-year-old woman who experienced high fever during the puerperal period and was diagnosed with pheochromocytoma. Acute inflammatory syndrome, as indicated by the elevated serum levels of interleukin-6 (IL-6), and cholestatic liver dysfunction were observed. Since this condition resolved before the operation, it was probably caused by massive central necrosis within the tumor. The IL-6 production from the tumor cells was confirmed by immunohistochemistry. When a case of pheochromocytoma accompanied with acute inflammatory syndrome is encountered, the possibility that the tumor itself might produce some cytokines should be considered, even in the presence of massive necrosis within the tumor.

元の言語英語
ページ(範囲)10-18
ページ数9
ジャーナルFukuoka igaku zasshi = Hukuoka acta medica
101
発行部数1
出版物ステータス出版済み - 1 1 2010

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  • Medicine(all)

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    Nagaishi, R., Akehi, Y., Ashida, K., Higuchi-Tubouchi, K., Yokoyama, H., Nojiri, T., Aoki, M., Anzai, K., Nabeshima, K., Tanaka, M., Ono, J., & Yanase, T. (2010). Acute inflammatory syndrome and intrahepatic cholestasis caused by an interleukin-6-producing pheochromocytoma with pregnancy. Fukuoka igaku zasshi = Hukuoka acta medica, 101(1), 10-18.