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Case Reports in Oncological Medicine
Volume 2015, Article ID 304279, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/304279
Case Report

Metastasis-Induced Acute Pancreatitis Successfully Treated with Chemotherapy and Radiotherapy in a Patient with Small Cell Lung Cancer

1Department of Medical Oncology, Acibadem University School of Medicine, Buyukdere Caddesi, No. 40, Sariyer, 34453 Istanbul, Turkey
2Department of Medical Oncology, Acibadem Maslak Hospital, Buyukdere Caddesi, No. 40, Sariyer, 34453 Istanbul, Turkey
3Department of Radiology, Acibadem University School of Medicine, Buyukdere Caddesi, No. 40, Sariyer, 34453 Istanbul, Turkey
4Department of Nuclear Medicine, Acibadem University School of Medicine, Buyukdere Caddesi, No. 40, Sariyer, 34453 Istanbul, Turkey
5Department of Pathology, Acibadem Maslak Hospital, Buyukdere Caddesi, No. 40, Sariyer, 34453 Istanbul, Turkey

Received 15 March 2015; Accepted 6 May 2015

Academic Editor: Francesco A. Mauri

Copyright © 2015 Kerem Okutur et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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