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Scholars Journal of Medical Case Reports | Volume-7 | Issue-03
An Unusual Presentation of Lung Carcinoma as Metastases to Skeletal Muscle
Nanda Patil, Jyoti Tele, Shoaib Khoja
Published: May 30, 2023 | 223 280
DOI: 10.36347/sjmcr.2019.v07i03.010
Pages: 202-204
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Abstract
Metastases to skeletal muscle from Non Small Cell Lung Cancer is rarely seen. Presence of skeletal muscle metastases from lung cancer suggest an aggressive disease. Though skeletal muscle accounts for about 50% of total body mass, metastases in skeletal muscle is seen very rarely. We present a case of adenocarcinoma of lung in a 45 years male patient presenting as metastasis in right thenar muscles.