A case of lung squamous cell carcinoma with metastases to the duodenum and small intestine.

@article{Yamada2011ACO,
  title={A case of lung squamous cell carcinoma with metastases to the duodenum and small intestine.},
  author={Hideki Yamada and Takuya Akahane and Atsushi Horiuchi and Ryu Shimada and Hajime Shibuya and Tamuro Hayama and Keijirou Nozawa and Souichirou Ishihara and Keiji Matsuda and Toshiaki Watanabe},
  journal={International surgery},
  year={2011},
  volume={96 2},
  pages={176-81}
}
Gastrointestinal metastasis of lung cancer is fairly rare, and metastasis to the duodenum is very uncommon. We report a case of duodenum and small intestine metastases of lung squamous cell carcinoma. The patient was a 66-year-old man. He was diagnosed with lung squamous cell carcinoma (T4N3M1 [mediastinum, cervical lymph node, and duodenum metastases], stage IV). He noted a sense of abdominal fullness on the evening of the day chemoradiotherapy was given, and emergency surgery was performed… CONTINUE READING

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