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This study aimed to present the atypical clinical presentation and management of a metastatic lung cancer that had spread to an atypical location. Lung cancer is the most common cause of cancer-related mortality worldwide. The brain, liver, adrenal glands and bone are the most common sites of metastatic disease in patients with lung cancer. The reported(More)
Non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) accounts for ~80% of all cases of lung cancer, and is the leading cause of cancer-related mortality worldwide. The majority of NSCLC cases of are diagnosed at an advanced stage. The outcome of patients with advanced NSCLC is poor with a median survival time of ~12 months in European and American populations.(More)
A 30-year-old woman was admitted to our hospital with severe shortness of breath. A transthoracic echocardiogram showed moderate pericardial effusion with a lesion in the right atrium, confirmed by chest CT scan and cardiac RMN. Pleural and middle lobe involvement occurred within one month. Middle lobe biopsy was performed and pathological examination(More)
Preliminary findings in the evaluation of the immune response of children with primary neoplasms of the CNS, mainly medulloblastomas, are reported and discussed. A broad scheme for the monitoring of B- and T-cell-dependent immunity and of delayed hypersensitivity reactions in this type of patient is presented. The most important immunobiological findings(More)
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