Isolated splenic metastasis from primary lung adenocarcinoma.

  title={Isolated splenic metastasis from primary lung adenocarcinoma.},
  author={Brian J Schmidt and Stephen L. Smith},
  journal={Southern medical journal},
  volume={97 3},
Metastatic disease involving the spleen is uncommon, and isolated metastasis to the spleen is extremely rare. Most patients with splenic metastases have widely disseminated metastatic disease. A current literature review shows the incidence of isolated splenic metastasis ranges from 0 to 26% of all patients with splenic metastases. The reported primary malignancies of patients with splenic metastases include lung, colorectal, endometrial, ovarian, thyroid, pancreatic, gastric cancers, and, most… CONTINUE READING
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