[Diffuse mucosal gastric and coecal metastasis from occult breast cancer].

@article{Wagner2009DiffuseMG,
  title={[Diffuse mucosal gastric and coecal metastasis from occult breast cancer].},
  author={Julia Ellen Wagner and Andreas Nerlich and Wolfgang Schepp},
  journal={Deutsche medizinische Wochenschrift},
  year={2009},
  volume={134 17},
  pages={
          879-82
        }
}
HISTORY AND CLINICAL FINDINGS A slightly confused and apathic 78-year-old woman presented in a deteriorating general condition and unspecific symptoms with (diarrhea, vomiting, nausea). INVESTIGATIONS Laboratory tests revealed megalocytic anemia with vitamin B12 deficiency. As a cause, atrophic gastritis was suspected. Esophagogastroduodenoscopy with multiple "gastric mapping" biopsies revealed diffuse infiltration by an adenocarcinoma in 12 out of 14 gastric biopsy sites. Surprisingly, this… CONTINUE READING
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