Possible Causes for Lumbar Spinal Cord Tumor in USA

  • Relapsed Small Cell Lung Cancer
    Lumbar Spinal Cord Tumor

    Small cell lung cancer (SCLC) is an aggressive form of lung cancer that usually presents with local or distant metastases. This tumor has a poor prognosis. The reappearance of SCLC after treatment, whether it is within or outside the lungs (e.g. in the central nervous system) is defined as relapsed small cell lung…[1]

  • Bronchogenic Carcinoma
    Lumbar Spinal Cord Tumor

    Bronchogenic carcinoma is the leading cause of cancer death throughout the world and tobacco smoking is shown to be the single most important risk factor. Symptoms may include cough, dyspnea, hemoptysis and chest pain and the diagnosis is made using clinical, imaging and histopathologic criteria. Despite available…[2]

  • Small Cell Carcinoma of the Lung
    Lumbar Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Adamantinoma
    Bone Tumor

    Adamantinomas are rare, slow growing malignant bone tumors, which occurs almost exclusively in the long bones. One of the most common traits of this tumor is its predilection for the long bones. It occurs here in 97% of cases. On the long bones, it focuses on the tibia in 80% -85% of cases. It is therefore its most…[3]

  • Ochronosis with Alkaptonuria
    Lumbar Spondylosis
  • Lumbar Compression Fracture
    Lumbar Spondylosis

    A lumbar compression fracture involves the lumbar vertebrae and occurs typically secondary to bone demineralization. It is seen in postmenopausal women and in the elderly due to osteoporosis but may also be associated with malignancies. Therefore a thorough workup is essential to detect the fracture and its…[4]

  • Lumbar Osteoarthritis
    Lumbar Spondylosis
  • Ulcerative Colitis
    Lumbar Spondylosis

    Ulcerative colitis (Colitis ulcerosa) is a form of inflammatory bowel disease. It characteristically involves the colon and extends proximally from the anal verge. The exact etiology of ulcerative colitis is unknown. Individuals with Ulcerative Colitis can present rectal bleeding, mucous discharge from the rectum, and/or…[5]

  • Lumbar and Sacral Arthritis
    Lumbar Spondylosis
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
    Pigmented Tumor

    Basal cell carcinoma, abbreviated as BBC, is the most common type of skin cancer affecting millions of individuals across the globe. The cancer starts from the basal cells of the skin and its appendages. Basal cell carcinomas usually develop on the head and neck region which are majorly exposed to sun. Development…[6]

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  1. Relapsed Small Cell Lung Cancer, Symptoma
  2. Bronchogenic Carcinoma, Symptoma
  3. Adamantinoma, Symptoma
  4. Lumbar Compression Fracture, Symptoma
  5. Ulcerative Colitis, Symptoma
  6. Basal Cell Carcinoma, Symptoma