[Therapeutic management of cancer of unknown primary site by pathological types].

@article{Cotarelo2009TherapeuticMO,
  title={[Therapeutic management of cancer of unknown primary site by pathological types].},
  author={M ª Jos{\'e} Fern{\'a}ndez Cotarelo and Juan Manuel Guerra Vales},
  journal={Revista clinica espanola},
  year={2009},
  volume={209 9},
  pages={
          439-43
        }
}
The term cancer of unknown primary site includes metastatic tumours with different histology and behaviour. Although most of them have a poor short-term prognosis, some patients can benefit from a treatment and will achieve a longer survival. The treatable cases are: metastases of squamous carcinoma in cervical or inguinal adenopathies, metastases of adenocarcinoma in axilar adenopathies in women, malignant ascites due to adenocarcinoma in women, osteoblastic bone metastases in men with… CONTINUE READING