Isolated Solitary Intramedullary Spinal Cord Metastasis Presenting as the First Manifestation of Small-Cell Lung Cancer: Report of a Rare Case

@inproceedings{Duransoy2012IsolatedSI,
  title={Isolated Solitary Intramedullary Spinal Cord Metastasis Presenting as the First Manifestation of Small-Cell Lung Cancer: Report of a Rare Case},
  author={Yusuf Kurtuluş Duransoy and Mesut Mete and Mehmet Selçuki and Aydın Işisağ},
  booktitle={Case reports in neurological medicine},
  year={2012}
}
Background. Intramedullary spinal cord metastases presenting as the first manifestation of malignancies are extremely rare lesions. Case Description. The authors report a 74-year-old woman who presented with an isolated intramedullary spinal cord metastasis which presents as first manifestation of malignancy without central nervous system and/or other organ involvement. She went under surgery, and after histopathological evaluation, primary focus was determined in lung in positron emission… CONTINUE READING

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