Chest Wall Pain as the Presenting Symptom of Leptomeningeal Carcinomatosis

@inproceedings{Sim2014ChestWP,
  title={Chest Wall Pain as the Presenting Symptom of Leptomeningeal Carcinomatosis},
  author={Kyoung Bo Sim and Ki Yeun Nam and Ho Jun Lee and Jin Woo Park and Gi Hyeong Ryu and Jihea Chang and Bum Sun Kwon},
  booktitle={Annals of rehabilitation medicine},
  year={2014}
}
Leptomeningeal metastasis (LMM), also referred to as leptomeningeal carcinomatosis, results from diffuse infiltration of the leptomeninges by malignant cells originating from extra-meningeal primary tumors. It occurs in approximately 5%-10% of patients with solid tumor. Among solid tumors, the most common types leading to infiltration of the leptomeninges… CONTINUE READING