14 - Metastatic bone Tumor - D3

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Metastatic bone tumor Maher swaileh
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Metastatic Disease Metastatic Disease Most common malignant lesion of bone. Most common malignant lesion of bone. approximately 50 percent of tumors can spread or metastasize to the skeleton. Bone is the third favorite place for metastatic Bone is the third favorite place for metastatic cancers after lung and liver . cancers after lung and liver . More than 1.2 million new cases are diagnosed each year Typically Typically multifocal multifocal BUT BUT renal and thyroid renal and thyroid carcinomas carcinomas produce only a produce only a solitary lesion. solitary lesion.
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Malignant lesions Malignant lesions are more likely to be in are more likely to be in axial axial bones bones . . Common sites for metastasis are the vertebrae vertebrae , , pelvis pelvis , proximal parts of the femur femur , , ribs ribs , proximal part of the humerus, humerus, and the skull skull . . More than 90% of metastases are found in this distribution. metastases to the bones of the hands and feet are rare , but 50% metastases to hand and feet originate from lung neoplasms .
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Bone metastases to the finger. Radiograph shows a destructive expanded osteolytic lesion in the metacarpal of the thumb in a 55-year-old man with lung carcinoma.
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Mets (adults) lytic Lung Kidney colon Thyroid blastic Prostate Stomach Bladder Breast cancer cause both lytic and blastic
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This note was uploaded on 12/24/2011 for the course STEP 1 taught by Professor Dr.aslam during the Fall '11 term at Montgomery College.

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