Gastrointestinal metastasis of primary lung cancer: An analysis of 366 cases

  title={Gastrointestinal metastasis of primary lung cancer: An analysis of 366 cases},
  author={Yue Hu and Noah Feit and Yanqin Huang and Wenhong Xu and Shu Fa Zheng and Xiuzhen Li},
  booktitle={Oncology letters},
The gastrointestinal (GI) tract is not a common site of metastasis in primary lung cancer. The aim of the present study was to reveal the clinical and prognostic characteristics of gastrointestinal metastases of lung cancer (GMLC). Information on 366 cases of GMLC was collected and factors that affect severe GI complications were analyzed. Univariate and multivariate survival analyses were performed using the Cox proportional hazards model. Of the cases analyzed, the small intestine (59.6%) and… CONTINUE READING


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