Author | E. David Crawford, MD

Articles

Lymphoepithelioma-Like Carcinoma of the Urinary Bladder

June 15, 2015

A 65-year-old woman presented to a local emergency department complaining of right flank pain that had worsened over the past 10 days. A CT scan of the abdomen and pelvis showed intravesical tumors of the urinary bladder.

Subacute Headache in a Patient With Metastatic Gastric Cancer

May 15, 2015

A 59-year-old man with metastatic gastric cancer presented to the oncology clinic with a 1-week history of positional headache, nausea, and vomiting. He stated that the headache was located in the frontal region, was 8 on a scale of 10 in intensity.

ADT Risks and Side Effects in Advanced Prostate Cancer: Cardiovascular and Acute Renal Injury

January 15, 2015

This article reviews recent evidence suggesting an increased risk of pneumonia, cardiovascular disease, and acute kidney injury in men treated with ADT and consider whether the incidence of such events differs with the treatment modality.