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11 Possible Causes for Chest X-Ray Abnormal, Leukocyte Alkaline Phosphatase Decreased, Occult Malignancy

  • Adenocarcinoma of the Breast

    chest X-ray Chest pain Other nonspecific systemic symptoms of metastatic breast cancer can include fatigue, weight loss, and poor appetite, but it’s important to remember[nationalbreastcancer.org] Chest X-ray : It looks for spread of the cancer to the lung.[medicinenet.com] […] high enzymes in the liver Abdominal pain, appetite loss, nausea, and vomiting Metastasis to the lungs may cause: Chronic cough or inability to get a full breath Abnormal[nationalbreastcancer.org]

  • Bronchogenic Carcinoma

    Chest x-ray showed a right hilar mass. Sputum cytology revealed abnormal cells that were "positive for malignancy."[peir.path.uab.edu] […] metastases from lung cancer may present clinically or as a finding at autopsy. [3] Clinically they present with symptoms of colonic obstruction, lower gastrointestinal bleed (occult[jpgmonline.com] Sometimes a physician finds an abnormality on a chest x-ray prompting further evaluation with a chest CT scan or other imaging method.[verywellhealth.com]

  • Renal Cell Carcinoma

    A chest x-ray and liver function tests are essential. If chest x-ray is abnormal, chest CT is done. If alkaline phosphatase is elevated, bone scanning is needed.[web.archive.org] We describe a unique case of subcutaneous metastasis of sarcomatoid renal cell carcinoma which was the first manifestation of the occult malignancy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] In cases where the oral lesion represents the initial presentation of an occult primary malignancy, additional workup including full body imaging is recommended to determine[jomfp.in]

  • Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma

    There are many different types of non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL). Doctors also give NHL a grade, depending on how quickly it is likely to grow. Low grade NHL Find out about low grade non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL), what low grade means, and different types. High grade NHL Find out about high grade lymphomas, what high[…][cancerresearchuk.org]

  • Cecal Adenocarcinoma

    A plain X-ray film of the chest demonstrated no abnormality.[bmcurol.biomedcentral.com] Most importantly, for patients with blood cultures that grow C. septicum , a comprehensive search for occult malignancy is imperative, especially for adenocarcinomas in the[acgcasereports.gi.org] According to this definition, the sign may be present with or without occult malignancy and is detectable on history and physical examination alone.[jhoonline.biomedcentral.com]

  • Hodgkin Lymphoma

    […] in a chest x ray that was performed because of nonspecific symptoms.[encyclopedia.com] The following diagnostic procedures are used to verify and assess cases of Hodgkin’s disease in suspected individuals: Chest X-ray CT scan of chest, pelvis and abdomen Complete[symptoma.com] Computed tomography (CT or CAT) scans use a rotating x ray beam to obtain pictures.[encyclopedia.com]

  • Metastatic Renal Cell Carcinoma

    Int J Mol Sci. 2017 Aug 10;18(8). pii: E1736. doi: 10.3390/ijms18081736. Author information 1 Institute of Biomedicine, Pharmacology, Aarhus University, Wilhelm Meyers Allé 4, DK-8000 Aarhus C, Denmark. bendtsen_mat@hotmail.com. 2 Institute of Biomedicine, Pharmacology, Aarhus University, Wilhelm Meyers Allé 4, DK-8000 Aarhus[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Metastatic Adenocarcinoma of the Breast

    chest X-ray Chest pain Other nonspecific systemic symptoms of metastatic breast cancer can include fatigue, weight loss, and poor appetite, but it’s important to remember[nationalbreastcancer.org] Metastatic breast cancer to the lung or pleura causes chronic cough, dyspnea, abnormal chest x-ray, and chest pain.[breast-cancer.ca] chest X-ray, and chest pain.[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Malignant Melanoma

    FM Solivetti, SA Di Luca, G Pirozzi, etal: Sonographic evaluation of clinically occult in-transit and satellite metastases from cutaneous malignant melanoma Radiol Med (Torino[doi.org] Striking differences were noted in a small subset of patients who had occult nodal metastases treated with IFN versus control.[emedicine.com] Data from this trial strongly support an elective nodal staging procedure in all patients with intermediate-thickness malignant melanoma.[emedicine.com]

  • Leukoerythroblastic Anemia

    Apart from this, in cases of metastasis of unknown origin, a workup including chest X-ray, serum LDH, serum ALP, serum prostate-specific antigen levels in men, and mammography[ccij-online.org] Increased C-reactive protein suggests but does not secure a diagnosis of reactive thrombocytosis associated with an occult inflammatory or malignant process.[ascopost.com] leukocyte alkaline phosphatase score in CML LAP is absent in neoplastic granulocytes and present in benign granulocytes Treatment of CML imatinib mesylate: oral tyrosine[memorize.com]