Solitary sternal metastasis of nasopharyngeal carcinoma: a case report.


Akbas T. , Ugurluer G. , Arpaci T.

European review for medical and pharmacological sciences, vol.16, no.14, pp.1947-50, 2012 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 16 Issue: 14
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Title of Journal : European review for medical and pharmacological sciences
  • Page Numbers: pp.1947-50

Abstract

Solitary sternal metastasis of nasopharyngeal carcinoma (NPC) is rare. At the time of diagnosis, distant metastases are found in about 5 to 7% of NPC patients. We report a case of isolated sternal metastasis of nasopharyngeal carcinoma in a 23 year-old man.