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Cervical lymph node metastasis from transitional cell carcinoma of urinary bladder: Case report and review of literature

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Author(s): Mutahir A Tunio | Mushabbab Asiri | yasir Bayoumi | Shoaib Ahmad | Mohsin fareed

Journal: Journal of Solid Tumors
ISSN 1925-4067

Volume: 2;
Issue: 3;
Date: 2012;
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ABSTRACT
The bladder cancer usually metastasizes to regional pelvic lymph nodes, lungs, liver and bones. Metastasis to non-regional lymph nodes especially cervical lymph nodes is extremely rare presentation. Metastasis to head and neck region is associated with poor prognosis and low survival rate. Here-in we report a case cervical lymph node metastasis in patient with muscle invasive bladder cancer.

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