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16 Possible Causes for Sister Mary Joseph's Nodule, Virchow's Node

  • Gastric Cancer

    Other possible signs of metastatic disease include left supraclavicular adenopathy (Virchow's node), periumbilical node (Sister Mary Joseph nodule), and an anterior axillary[symptoma.com] Enlarged Virchow's node is an important indicator of advanced gastric cancer.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Signs may include a palpable enlarged stomach with succussion splash; hepatomegaly; periumbilical metastasis (Sister Mary Joseph nodule); and enlarged lymph nodes such as[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Gastric Adenocarcinoma

    ., left supraclavicular), Sister Mary Joseph’s nodule (periumbilical), or Blumer’s shelf (metastatic tumor felt on rectal examination, with growth in the rectouterine/rectovesical[aafp.org] Several nodal metastases with eponymous names associated with gastric cancer have been described: sister Mary Joseph’s node Virchow’s node Krukenberg’s node Irish node Adenocarcinoma[radiopaedia.org] (Virchow's node) may be first clinical manifestation Sites: pylorus and antrum cardia; lesser greater curvature Japan: mass endoscopy programs led to 35% early gastric cancers[pathologyoutlines.com]

  • Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma

    If cutaneous metastases do indeed occur, it is often near the umbilicus, known as the Sister Mary Joseph's nodule.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A metastatic node may be palpable behind the medial end of the left clavicle (Virchow's node). However, other nodes in the cervical area may also be involved.[emedicine.medscape.com] Subcutaneous metastases (referred to as a Sister Mary Joseph nodule or nodules) in the paraumbilical area signify advanced disease.[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Cecal Adenocarcinoma

    Umbilical metastasis (Sister Mary Joseph's nodule) is a rare occurrence and indicates, in most of the patients, an advanced intraabdominal malignancy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A long-term survival case of far advanced colon cancer with Virchow lymph node and liver metastases that responded to multidisciplinary therapy.[surgicalcasereports.springeropen.com] An extremely rare case of a Sister Mary Joseph's nodule is described herein, where the metastatic umbilical nodule was the first sign of a cecal adenocarcinoma and became[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Gastric Carcinoma

    Abstract Sister Mary Joseph nodule is a metastatic lesion of the umbilicus, which is an uncommon phenomenon that carries an ominous prognosis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Several nodal metastases with eponymous names associated with gastric cancer have been described: sister Mary Joseph’s node Virchow’s node Krukenberg’s node Irish node Adenocarcinoma[radiopaedia.org] Important signs for advanced disease include hepatomegaly and supraclavicular lymphadenopathy (Virchow's node).[ozradonc.wikidot.com]

  • Ascites

    Periumbilical nodule ( Sister Mary Joseph's nodule ) suggests metastatic disease from a pelvic or GI tumor. Very sensitive; able to distinguish fluid from cystic masses.[accessmedicine.mhmedical.com] A left-sided supraclavicular node, or Virchow's node, suggests the presence of upper abdominal malignancy.[patient.info] Sister Mary Joseph's nodule) is found and suggests peritoneal carcinomatosis originating from gastric, pancreatic, or hepatic primaries.[patient.info]

  • Gallbladder Carcinoma

    Umbilical metastasis, alias Sister Mary Joseph's nodule, is a rare clinical phenomenon.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Moreover, patients may also have adenopathy of left-sided supraclavicular nodes (i.e. Virchow’s nodes).[news-medical.net] In addition to Courvoisier, patients may have what are referred to as Sister Mary Joseph nodes, which is lymphadenopathy in the periumbilical area.[news-medical.net]

  • Gastrointestinal Neoplasm

    ., left supraclavicular), Sister Mary Joseph’s nodule (periumbilical), or Blumer’s shelf (metastatic tumor felt on rectal examination, with growth in the rectouterine/rectovesical[aafp.org] Signs may include a palpably enlarged stomach, a primary mass (rare), an enlarged liver, Virchow’s node (i.e., left supraclavicular), Sister Mary Joseph’s nodule (periumbilical[aafp.org]

  • Antral G-Cell Hyperplasia

    Mary Joseph nodule What 2 structures are commonly involved in peritoneal metastatic spread?[quizlet.com] […] lymph nodes along greater & lesser curvature of stomach, & occasionally supraclavicular nodes (Virchows nodes) via the thoracic duct periumbilical region nodes that gastric[quizlet.com] […] lesser curvature of stomach, & occasionally supraclavicular nodes (Virchows nodes) via the thoracic duct periumbilical region nodes that gastric carcinoma can metastasize to: Sister[quizlet.com]

  • Pancreatic Neoplasm

    Subcutaneous metastases (referred to as a Sister Mary Joseph nodule or nodules) in the paraumbilical area signify advanced disease.[emedicine.medscape.com] Other physical findings include Trousseau's syndrome (migratory superficial phlebitis), ascites, Virchow's node (left supraclavicular lymph node), or a periumbilical mass[web.archive.org] Mary Joseph nodule or nodules) Possible presence of palpable metastatic mass in the rectal pouch (Blumer shelf) Possible presence of palpable metastatic cervical nodes: Nodes[emedicine.com]

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