Bowel obstruction caused by colonic metastasis of lung adenocarcinoma: a case report and literature review

@inproceedings{Parker2019BowelOC,
  title={Bowel obstruction caused by colonic metastasis of lung adenocarcinoma: a case report and literature review},
  author={N A Parker and Caroline McBride and J Forge and Daniel Lalich},
  booktitle={World journal of surgical oncology},
  year={2019}
}
IntroductionLung cancer is the most common cause of cancer-related deaths globally. Metastatic disease is often found at the time of initial diagnosis in the majority of lung cancer patients. However, colonic metastases are rare. This report describes an uncommon case of colonic metastasis from lung adenocarcinoma.Case presentationA 64-year-old female presented to her gastroenterologist for progressively worsening abdominal pain and constipation. Exploratory colonoscopy revealed a large… CONTINUE READING
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