Paraneoplastic myositis secondary to poorly differentiated serous carcinoma of ovarian/tubal origin

Abstract

•Ovarian cancer can present as paraneoplastic myositis.•Presented with progressive weakness unresponsive to treatment with glucocorticoids•Imaging revealed bilateral ovarian masses, myositis resolved after surgery.•Ovarian cancer should be included on the differential diagnosis of a patient presenting with myositis.

DOI: 10.1016/j.gore.2017.04.001

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@inproceedings{Raizman2017ParaneoplasticMS, title={Paraneoplastic myositis secondary to poorly differentiated serous carcinoma of ovarian/tubal origin}, author={Zachary Raizman and Boshra Hosseini and Sarah Kean and Alon Altman}, booktitle={Gynecologic oncology reports}, year={2017} }