BACKGROUND Peripheral oxygen saturation (SpO(2)) measured by pulse oximetry is widely used in clinical practice, but its fluctuations over the course of the 24 h of a day have not been explored at length. Recently, we reported that children hospitalized due to non-cardiopulmonary causes had a circadian variation in SpO(2). This finding needed to be… (More)
Leptomeningeal metastasis (LM) of uterine cervical cancer is extremely rare. A 54-year-old woman with uterine cervical cancer treated with surgery and radiotherapy developed LM manifesting as ptosis 17 years later. Although rare, LM should be considered in patients with a history of uterine cervical cancer presenting with cranial nerve symptoms.