Long-term survival in a patient with non-small cell lung cancer presenting as small intestinal obstruction.

@article{Grenader2010LongtermSI,
  title={Long-term survival in a patient with non-small cell lung cancer presenting as small intestinal obstruction.},
  author={Tal Grenader and Anthony Goldberg},
  journal={Onkologie},
  year={2010},
  volume={33 4},
  pages={178-80}
}
BACKGROUND Despite the early and widespread dissemination of nonsmall cell lung cancer, clinically significant metastases in the small bowel are rare, and when they do occur, the patient is almost always in the terminal stages of the disease. CASE REPORT We report on a patient who presented initially with small bowel obstruction resulting from metastatic spread of a squamous cell carcinoma of the lung. Following surgical removal of the affected bowel, the patient underwent radiofrequency… CONTINUE READING