Christianne Bourlon, MD, MHSc | Authors

Multiple Myeloma With Extramedullary Disease: A Challenging Clinical Dilemma

April 15, 2019

A 39-year-old woman with no significant medical history presented to the emergency department with progressive diffuse abdominal pain, involuntary weight loss, anemic syndrome, and limitation of mobility. What is the best treatment course to follow?

Is This Patient With Metastatic Bladder Cancer a Candidate for Second-Line Immunotherapy Treatment?

February 15, 2018

A 67-year-old man, a former smoker, presented with gross hematuria. A CT urogram showed a bladder tumor in the anterior wall and multiple enlarged retroperitoneal lymph nodes. Two vertebral metastases were seen on a bone scan. He underwent a transurethral resection of the bladder, and the pathology report revealed muscle-invasive urothelial carcinoma.