Journal of
Cancer Research and Experimental Oncology

  • Abbreviation: J. Cancer Res. Exp. Oncol.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-2243
  • DOI: 10.5897/JCREO
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 58

Table of Content: April 2010; 2(2)

April 2010

Cerebral leptomeningeal metastasis in a case of primary ovarian lymphoma

A 38 years old female patient is presented who applied to our neurosurgery clinic due to symptoms such as headache, ataxia, vertigo, vomiting and complaints related to a mass at the back side of her head. The examination of cranial magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) of the patient displayed a mass which obliterates the transverse sinus and extends from the scalp to the epidural space at a certain...

Author(s): Nejmi Kiymaz, Nebi Yilmaz, Mustafa Kösem, Taner Yazici, Suleyman Alici and Abdulbaki Kozan

April 2010

Long survival in patients with metastatic leiomyosarcoma of the uterine corpus: A report of 2 cases

Leiomyosarcoma of the uterus is relatively uncommon in Ahmadu Bello University Teaching Hospital, Zaria - Nigeria and generally has a poor prognosis. A report of palliative treatment for invasive leiomyosarcoma of the uterine corpus with pulmonary metastases in 2 women is presented. Both patients presented with advanced bulky locoregional and metastatic disease. The patients had palliative care using multimodality...

Author(s): S. A. Adewuyi, M. S. Zayyan, P. I. Onwuhafua, M. O. A. Samaila, A. H.Rafindadi and A. O. Oguntayo