Multiple Myeloma With Extramedullary Disease: A Challenging Clinical DilemmaApril 15th 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 15th 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.
Biphenotypic Extramedullary Blast Crisis of Chronic Myeloid Leukemia With Variant Philadelphia Chromosome TranslocationAugust 15th 2015
A 45-year-old man with a known history of rheumatic fever and aortic valve replacement 15 years earlier presented with the chief complaint of a 1-month history of progressive, intense, nonmechanical lumbar pain.