Advanced Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology Research Center, Tehran, 1Department of Radiology, Razi Hospital, Guilan University of Medical Sciences, Rasht, Iran, Department of Radiology, Shohada‑e‑Tajrish Hospital, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran, Department of Radiology, Shahid Sadoughi, University of Medical Sciences, Yazd, Iran
Date of Submission: 16-Aug-2012, Date of Acceptance: 15-Nov-2012, Date of Web Publication: 27-Dec-2012.
Bone metastasis in cancer of uterine cervix, especially in the form of isolated bone involvement is a rare manifestation. Herein, we report the first case of isolated humeral metastasis in a known case of locally advanced cervical cancer. A fifty-six-year old female presented with International Federation of Gynecology and Obstetrics (FIGO) Stage IV A squamous cell carcinoma of uterine cervix. She was treated with a combination of radiation and chemotherapy and then total abdominal hysterectomy with bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy. Seven months later, she developed an isolated lytic lesion in the left humerus, which turned out to be a bone metastatic lesion.
Keywords: Bone Metastasis, Cervical Cancer, Humerus
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