Intestinal goblet cell carcinoid presenting with recurrent sterile peritonitis in a patient on peritoneal dialysis: a case report

研究成果: 雜誌貢獻文章

摘要

Background: Goblet cell carcinoid is a rare variant of appendiceal carcinoid with mixed endocrine and exocrine features. The most common symptom and signs are abdominal pain, acute appendicitis and palpable mass. Additionally, abdominal pain is common in patient on peritoneal dialysis, which may confound the diagnosis in such patient. Case presentation: We report a 71- years- old woman on peritoneal dialysis that experienced several episodes of abdominal cramping pain and sterile peritonitis. She had one episode of severe pain and underwent an appendectomy for suspicion of appendicitis. Goblet cell carcinoid was diagnosed. She had no further abdominal pain after she received appendectomy. Conclusions: Malignant dialysate was rarely reported in patient with peritoneal dialysis. However, goblet cell carcinoid can initially present with acute appendicitis, chronic intermittent abdominal pain and mimicking peritonitis. In systemically reviewing the literature, this is the first case report of sterile peritonitis with peritoneal dialysis caused by goblet cell carcinoid.
原文英語
文章編號62
期刊BMC Nephrology
18
發行號1
DOIs
出版狀態已發佈 - 二月 13 2017

指紋

Carcinoid Tumor
Peritoneal Dialysis
Peritonitis
Abdominal Pain
Appendicitis
Appendectomy
Dialysis Solutions
Signs and Symptoms
Pain

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Nephrology

引用此文

@article{dc139cbcaf904881b188f4e23c12a994,
title = "Intestinal goblet cell carcinoid presenting with recurrent sterile peritonitis in a patient on peritoneal dialysis: a case report",
abstract = "Background: Goblet cell carcinoid is a rare variant of appendiceal carcinoid with mixed endocrine and exocrine features. The most common symptom and signs are abdominal pain, acute appendicitis and palpable mass. Additionally, abdominal pain is common in patient on peritoneal dialysis, which may confound the diagnosis in such patient. Case presentation: We report a 71- years- old woman on peritoneal dialysis that experienced several episodes of abdominal cramping pain and sterile peritonitis. She had one episode of severe pain and underwent an appendectomy for suspicion of appendicitis. Goblet cell carcinoid was diagnosed. She had no further abdominal pain after she received appendectomy. Conclusions: Malignant dialysate was rarely reported in patient with peritoneal dialysis. However, goblet cell carcinoid can initially present with acute appendicitis, chronic intermittent abdominal pain and mimicking peritonitis. In systemically reviewing the literature, this is the first case report of sterile peritonitis with peritoneal dialysis caused by goblet cell carcinoid.",
keywords = "Case report, Goblet cell carcinoid, Peritoneal dialysis, Sterile peritonitis",
author = "Chen, {Chih Wei} and Chu, {Jan Show} and Hsieh, {Li Chun} and Kao, {Chih Chin} and Lin, {Yen Chung} and Chen, {Hsi Hsien}",
year = "2017",
month = "2",
day = "13",
doi = "10.1186/s12882-017-0477-x",
language = "English",
volume = "18",
journal = "BMC Nephrology",
issn = "1471-2369",
publisher = "BioMed Central",
number = "1",

}

TY - JOUR

T1 - Intestinal goblet cell carcinoid presenting with recurrent sterile peritonitis in a patient on peritoneal dialysis

T2 - a case report

AU - Chen, Chih Wei

AU - Chu, Jan Show

AU - Hsieh, Li Chun

AU - Kao, Chih Chin

AU - Lin, Yen Chung

AU - Chen, Hsi Hsien

PY - 2017/2/13

Y1 - 2017/2/13

N2 - Background: Goblet cell carcinoid is a rare variant of appendiceal carcinoid with mixed endocrine and exocrine features. The most common symptom and signs are abdominal pain, acute appendicitis and palpable mass. Additionally, abdominal pain is common in patient on peritoneal dialysis, which may confound the diagnosis in such patient. Case presentation: We report a 71- years- old woman on peritoneal dialysis that experienced several episodes of abdominal cramping pain and sterile peritonitis. She had one episode of severe pain and underwent an appendectomy for suspicion of appendicitis. Goblet cell carcinoid was diagnosed. She had no further abdominal pain after she received appendectomy. Conclusions: Malignant dialysate was rarely reported in patient with peritoneal dialysis. However, goblet cell carcinoid can initially present with acute appendicitis, chronic intermittent abdominal pain and mimicking peritonitis. In systemically reviewing the literature, this is the first case report of sterile peritonitis with peritoneal dialysis caused by goblet cell carcinoid.

AB - Background: Goblet cell carcinoid is a rare variant of appendiceal carcinoid with mixed endocrine and exocrine features. The most common symptom and signs are abdominal pain, acute appendicitis and palpable mass. Additionally, abdominal pain is common in patient on peritoneal dialysis, which may confound the diagnosis in such patient. Case presentation: We report a 71- years- old woman on peritoneal dialysis that experienced several episodes of abdominal cramping pain and sterile peritonitis. She had one episode of severe pain and underwent an appendectomy for suspicion of appendicitis. Goblet cell carcinoid was diagnosed. She had no further abdominal pain after she received appendectomy. Conclusions: Malignant dialysate was rarely reported in patient with peritoneal dialysis. However, goblet cell carcinoid can initially present with acute appendicitis, chronic intermittent abdominal pain and mimicking peritonitis. In systemically reviewing the literature, this is the first case report of sterile peritonitis with peritoneal dialysis caused by goblet cell carcinoid.

KW - Case report

KW - Goblet cell carcinoid

KW - Peritoneal dialysis

KW - Sterile peritonitis

UR - http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?scp=85012920533&partnerID=8YFLogxK

UR - http://www.scopus.com/inward/citedby.url?scp=85012920533&partnerID=8YFLogxK

U2 - 10.1186/s12882-017-0477-x

DO - 10.1186/s12882-017-0477-x

M3 - Article

C2 - 28193185

AN - SCOPUS:85012920533

VL - 18

JO - BMC Nephrology

JF - BMC Nephrology

SN - 1471-2369

IS - 1

M1 - 62

ER -