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Unknown Primary Site and Rare Cancers
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World neurosurgery
AbstractText: Calvarial metastasis from liver cirrhosis in the absence of a primary focus is exceptionally rare ... Few reports of metastases from hepatocellular carcinoma of an unknown primary focus have been published AbstractText: A 66-year old male ... A calvarial metastasis from the liver, although very rare, should be included in the differential diagnosis of a patient ...
Oncology (3)
Hepatocellular Carcinoma (2), Circulating Neoplastic Cells (2), Cirrhosis (1), more mentions
European journal of nuclear medicine and molecular imaging
Grade 3 NENs are aggressive tumours with poor prognosis... 17 patients had pancreatic, 5 small bowel, 3 large bowel, 2 bronchial and 1 unknown primary disease. 25/28 had significant FDG-avid disease prior to treatment. Most had (177)Lu-DOTA-octreotate (median cumulative activity 24.4 GBq, median 4 cycles.
Lymphopenia (1), Neoplasms (1), Thrombocytopenia (1), more mentions
International journal of cancer
Furthermore, we included as cases studies seven tumor samples, taken from two individuals who suffered from synchronous multifocal tumors across tissues, where the efforts to make a definitive primary cancer diagnosis by traditional diagnostic methods had failed ... methodology to accurately identify the tissue origin of synchronous multifocal tumors of unknown primary cancers using RNA-Seq data and an important step towards more precision-based medicine in cancer diagnosis and treatment ...
Oncology (5)
Neoplasms (9), Pancreatic Neoplasms (1), Cholangiocarcinoma (1), more mentions
JAMA surgery
... patients with BRCA mutations remains controversial.To report on the oncologic safety of NSM and provide evidence-based data to patients ... Patients found to have an occult primary breast cancer at the time of risk-reducing mastectomy, those having variant ... The primary outcome measure was development of a new breast cancer after risk-reducing NSM.
Oncology (8)
Breast Neoplasms (7), Neoplasms (1), more mentions
Breast cancer research and treatment
As concordant male breast cancers are utterly rare, discordant associations of male breast cancer with other cancers may reveal genetic and possible environmental risk factors contributing to male breast cancer susceptibility AbstractText: We calculated relative risks (RRs) for male breast cancer in families with discordant cancers, and conversely, for discordant cancers in families of male breast cancer patients, based on 15.7 ... The other significant associations included colorectal, small intestinal, and thyroid cancers, cancer of unknown primary and non-Hodgkin lymphoma but these were each based on a single positive association with male breast cancer ...
Oncology (18)
Male Breast Neoplasms (12), Neoplasms (4), Breast Neoplasms (2), more mentions
Surgical endoscopy
In the case of melanoma liver metastasis (MLM), surgical resection may improve survival and represents a therapeutic option, with ... April 2000 and August 2013, 11 (1 cutaneous, 9 ocular and 1 unknown primary) patients underwent LLR for MLM at Oslo University Hospital-Rikshospitalet and 13 ... Perioperative and oncologic outcomes were analyzed.
Oncology (5)
Melanoma (4), more mentions
Journal of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology : JEADV
Abstract: A 68-year-old woman was diagnosed with BRAF V600 mutation positive melanoma of unknown primary (MUP) with metastasis to the lung, liver and brain. According to local standards dabrafenib monotherapy was started in July 2016. Control CT performed after two months revealed disease stabilization. The tolerance of therapy was good, but after 2 months of treatment with dabrafenib ...
Oncology (4)
Melanoma (3), Acanthoma (2), Seborrheic Keratosis (1), more mentions