Abnormal serum carbohydrate antigen 19-9 levels in a patient with splenic retiform haemangioendothelioma concomitant with hepatic amyloidosis: A case report
Kai-Di Sun, Lan-Ping Zhu, Bo Yang, Sai-Yu Wang, Zi-Han Yu, Hai-Cheng Zhang, Xin Chen, Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Tianjin Medical University General Hospital, Tianjin 300052, China
Yu-Jie Zhang, Department of Pathology, Tianjin Medical University General Hospital, Tianjin 300052, China
Author contributions: Sun KD collected and analyzed the data, and drafted the manuscript; Zhang YJ and Zhu LP provided clinical data and designed the outline of the manuscript; Yang B and Wang SY revised the manuscript for important intellectual content; Yu ZH and Zhang HC were responsible for informing, tracking, follow-up, and consultation of the patient; Chen X designed the overall concept and modified the manuscript; Sun KD, Zhang YJ, Zhu LP, and Yang B equally contributed to this work. All authors have read and approved the final version to be published.
Supported by Tianjin Research Innovation Project for Postgraduate Students, No. 2019YJSB108; and Science and Technology Program of Tianjin, No. 19PTZWHZ00090.
Informed consent statement: The therapy described was in accordance with the principles of medical ethics and good medical practice. The patient provided informed written consent prior to all medical procedures and for the publication of this report.
Conflict-of-interest statement: The authors declare no conflict of interest regarding this manuscript.
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Corresponding author: Xin Chen, MD, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Tianjin Medical University General Hospital, No. 154, Anshan Road, Tianjin 300052, China. email@example.com
Received: December 15, 2019
Peer-review started: December 15, 2019
First decision: January 7, 2020
Revised: March 4, 2020
Accepted: March 14, 2020
Article in press: March 14, 2020
Published online: March 26, 2020