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809 Possible Causes for Difficulty Rising from a Squatting Position, Occult Malignancy

  • Dermatomyositis

    In adult patients with DM, the presence of an occult malignancy is an especial concern.[pathwaymedicine.org] Patients may have difficulty rising from a chair or squatting and then raising themselves from this position.[emedicine.medscape.com] Adult-onset DM is significantly associated with occult malignancy. [4] Sigurgeirsson B, Lindelof B, Edhag O, et al.[bestpractice.bmj.com]

  • Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma

    Homepage Rare diseases Search Search for a rare disease Non-Hodgkin lymphoma Disease definition Non-Hodgkin malignant lymphomas(NHL) is a heterogeneous group of malignant tumors of the lymphoid system. ORPHA:547 Synonym(s): NHL Prevalence: 1-5 / 10 000 Inheritance: - Age of onset: Adult ICD-10: - OMIM: 605027[…][orpha.net]

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  • Adenocarcinoma of the Breast

    Adenocarcinoma of the breast is a term encompassing several types of tumors such as ductal and lobular carcinomas. An asymptomatic painless mass is usually the only symptom in the early stages, whereas an array of constitutional and localized symptoms may be seen in more advanced disease. Mammography and other[…][symptoma.com]

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  • Adenocarcinoma of the Prostate

    Numerous studies have claimed that CDX2 is relatively specific and sensitive in establishing a gastrointestinal origin in metastatic tumors of unknown origin. We have recently seen 2 cases of prostatic adenocarcinoma (PCa) on needle biopsies with diffuse strong nuclear staining for CDX2 sent for consultation. One[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Small-Cell Carcinoma of the Lung

    Small cell carcinoma is a highly malignant neoplasm with often extrathoracic metastases at the time of diagnosis, and a very low 5-years survival.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] pleural or pericardial effusion M1b Distant metastasis Stage grouping Occult carcinoma TX N0 M0 Stage 0 Tis N0 M0 Stage IA T1a,b N0 M0 Stage IB T2a N0 M0 Stage IIA T2b N0[annonc.oxfordjournals.org] Metastases from an occult lung carcinoma should always be considered in the differential diagnosis of small cell carcinomas in extrapulmonary sites.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Bronchogenic Carcinoma

    […] 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] […] the appearance of pan colitis in this case could be from the extensive tumour involvement of colonic mucosa and excessive proliferative activity of a poorly differentiated malignancy[jpgmonline.com]

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  • Bone Metastasis

    The most frequent malignant lesion involving the hyoid bone metastasized from the larynx, followed by the vallecula and pyriform sinus.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The malignant phenotype is the culmination of a series of genetic changes in the primary tumor and its metastases through which investigation of the activation, regulation[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The authors report a unique case of occult prostate cancer that presented with an anterior midline neck mass diagnosed as a thyroglossal duct cyst.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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  • Renal Cell Carcinoma

    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]

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  • Cecal Adenocarcinoma

    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] malignancy [ 2 ].[ajronline.org]

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  • Recurrent Small-Cell Carcinoma of the Lung

    We designed a phase II study of weekly irinotecan (CPT-11) and carboplatin for refractory or relapsed small cell lung cancer (SCLC) and assessed the response rate, survival, and toxicity. Twenty-nine patients with refractory or relapsed SCLC were entered onto the trial. The median time off chemotherapy was 3.5[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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