Carcinomatous Myelitis and Meningitis after a Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Lip

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Isabelle Pougnet; Anne Murati; Anthony Sarran; Patrice Viens; Renaud Sabatier;
  • Publisher: S. Karger AG
  • Journal: Case Reports in Oncology,volume 7,issue 1,pages33-38 (issn: 1662-6575, eissn: 1662-6575)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1159/000358049, pmc: PMC3934787
  • Subject: Spinal cord metastasis | Squamous cell | Published online: January, 2014 | Meningitis | RC254-282 | Head and neck carcinoma | Neoplasms. Tumors. Oncology. Including cancer and carcinogens
    mesheuropmc: stomatognathic diseases

Background: Nervous central system metastases from head and neck squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) are rare. We report an exceptional case of isolated leptomeningeal and spinal cord involvement few years after the diagnosis of invasive SCC of the lip. Case Report: A 33-year... View more
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