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Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) has developed into a pandemic and caused thousands of deaths worldwide. SARS CoV-2 infection can have a significant impact on cancer diagnosis, prognosis, and therapeutic effects. Some studies show a worse trend among cancer COVID-19 patients. However, other studies also indicate that the percentages of SARS-CoV-2 infection and severe events in cancer patients are not higher compared to the general population. It may be complicated in cancer patients, a high-risk group for SARS CoV-2 infection. The case study describe SARS CoV-2 infection in a 71-year-old male patient with neuroendocrine pancreatic cancer, who presented relatively mild illness without the need for intensive care. Complete recovery was achieved without short-term sequelae, and systemic oncological therapy was discontinued.
Polz-Dacewicz M, Stępień E, Dworzańska A, Malm M. COVID-19 in a patient with neuroendocrine pancreatic cancer. Case report. J Pre-Clin Clin Res. 2022; 16(1): 13–15. doi: 10.26444/jpccr/147709
 
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