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Alan Coss, Chen Zhou, Michael F Byrne, Alan A Weiss, "Relapse of Multiple Myeloma Presenting with Biliary Obstruction", Canadian Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, vol. 24, Article ID 593859, 2 pages, 2010. https://doi.org/10.1155/2010/593859
Relapse of Multiple Myeloma Presenting with Biliary Obstruction
Pancreatic infiltration is a rare feature of multiple myeloma. A case of a 74-year-old man presenting with symptomatic biliary obstruction two years after the original diagnosis of myeloma is described. Confirmation of pancreatic infiltration with myeloma cells was performed by endoscopic ultrasound-guided fine-needle aspiration. Biliary stenting was performed at endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography. Resolution of the pancreatic mass and the associated biliary stricture was observed after radiation and chemotherapy.
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