Isolated splenic metastasis of colon cancer: a case report and literature review
- Publisher: Elsevier
Journal of Coloproctology
Diseases of the digestive system. Gastroenterology | câncer colorretal | colorectal cancer | metástases esplênicas | metastatic disease | RC799-869 | metástase neoplásica | splenic metastasis
Colorectal cancer (CRC) is a leading cause of death in the elderly and about 20% of these patients present metastasis at diagnosis, most often in the liver. Other common metastatic sites include: lung, bone and brain. Isolated splenic metastases are rare, and they are u...