Muscle metastasis of carcinoma.

  title={Muscle metastasis of carcinoma.},
  author={Mar{\'i}a Jos{\'e} Molina-Garrido and C Guill{\'e}n-Ponce},
  journal={Clinical & translational oncology : official publication of the Federation of Spanish Oncology Societies and of the National Cancer Institute of Mexico},
  volume={13 2},
Metastatic carcinoma of the soft tissue is extremely rare compared with bone metastases. An intramuscular mass is often thought to be a primary soft tissue sarcoma because intramuscular metastases are very uncommon. Any painful soft tissue mass occurring in patients with a known history of carcinoma, particularly with extensive peritumoral enhancement associated with central necrosis, is highly suspicious for skeletal muscle metastasis. A needle biopsy is necessary for proper diagnosis. It is… CONTINUE READING

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