Skip to main content

Advertisement

Table 2 Etiology of pancreatic panniculitis

From: Pancreatic panniculitis in a patient with pancreatic-type acinar cell carcinoma of the liver – case report and review of literature

Pancreatitis Neoplastic conditions Other
Acute 34.4 % pancreatic ACC 19.8 % fistula 2.3 %
Chronic 15.3 % n. r. 9.9 % transplant rejection 1.5 %
   NEC 4.6 %  
   adeno-carcinoma 3.8 % anastomotic leakage 0.8 %
   IPMN 3.1 %   
   other 4.6 %   
Total 49.6 % total 45.8 % total 4.6 %
  1. While near half of the cases are caused by acute or chronic pancreatitis, another 45.8 % are associated with neoplastic conditions (other: acinar cystadenocarcinoma, ACC of the liver, serous cystadenoma, HCC, gastric carcinoma with pancreatic infiltration, adenocarcinoma of unknown primary)