Retrospective Study
Copyright ©The Author(s) 2016.
World J Gastroenterol. Dec 28, 2016; 22(48): 10601-10608
Published online Dec 28, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i48.10601
Table 1 Cancer types in patients with computed tomography findings of mesenteric panniculitis
Total patientsn = 100
Lymphomasn = 36
Diffuse large B cell9
Small lymphocytic3
Mantle cell2
T cell2
Other (Burkitt, Hodgkin, Marginal zone B cell)3
Solid tumorsn = 64
Renal cell6
Chronic lymphocytic leukemia5
Table 2 Cancer subtypes in 19 patients with new malignancy and mesenteric panniculitis
6Follicular lymphoma
2T cell lymphoma
2Endometrial cancer
1Acute myeloid leukemia
1Diffuse large B cell lymphoma
1Waldenstrom's macroglobulinemia
1Esophageal cancer
1Small cell lung cancer
1Lung adenocarcinoma, with diffuse metastases
1Intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm
1Bladder cancer
1Melanoma, metastases to small bowel
Table 3 Cancer subtypes in 81 patients with known malignancy and mesenteric panniculitis-like findings on computed tomography n (%)
Cancer subtypeNumber of patients
Lymphomas27 (33)
Follicular11 (41)
Diffuse large B cell6 (30)
Small lymphocytic lymphoma3 (11)
Mantle cell2 (7)
Burkitt’s, Hodgkin’s, marginal zone B cell3 (11)
Solid tumors45 (67)
Prostate7 (9)
Renal cell6 (7)
Chronic lymphocytic leukemia5 (6)
Lung5 (6)
Bladder4 (5)
Breast4 (5)
Colon3 (4)
Endometrial3 (4)
Rectal3 (4)
Pancreatic2 (3)
Myelodysplasia2 (3)
Other - gallbladder, ampullary, chronic myeloid leukemia, gastric, glioma, IPMN, salivary gland adenocarcinoma, small bowel carcinoid, neuroendocrine tumor10 (12) total